Bison in corral PWN
March 17, 2016

Bison translocated to Maashorst

Last week, eight European bison from Kraansvlak, part of National Park Zuid-Kennemerland, were translocated to nature area Maashorst in the province of Brabant. The eight animals
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Bison at the Bison Trail. Photo: Ruud Maaskant
January 29, 2016

Positions bison herd temporarily offline

Since the start of the bison project in Kraansvlak in 2007, the bison are equipped with a GPS collar. Data from the collar allows the managers and scientists involved to monitor
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Bison bull in Bonar, Spain. Photo: Fernando Moran
December 7, 2015

Relocated bulls are doing well

Last August two bulls out of the Kraansvlak bison herd have been moved to Spanish bison projects. Both are sons of the Polish bull that fathered a great number of offspring in
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Bison on Bison Trail. Photo: Esther Rodriguez
September 1, 2015

Bison Trail open again!

From Tuesday September 1st the Bison Trail in Kraansvlak is open again. The bison herd can often be seen from this path and is then nicely visible from a distance due to the open
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Wisentstieren in kraal
August 10, 2015

Bison bulls Kraansvlak on way to Spain

Two bison from Kraansvlak, the dune area between Overveen and Zandvoort, recently started their journey to Spain. There the bulls each go to another nature area. They will form a
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European bison bulls. Photo: Esther Rodriguez
July 28, 2015

Preparations relocating bison bulls

PWN and ARK Nature are currently preparing the relocation of two bison bulls. They will leave the dune area Kraansvlak in the Netherlands and will travel to Spain. There they will
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Five new born European bison calves in Kraansvlak dune area. Photo: Ruud Maaskant
July 26, 2015

Five bison calves born in Kraansvlak

In Kraansvlak, a dune area near the Dutch coastal town of Zandvoort, five bison calves have been born this year. European bison are living in this nature area for eight years now.
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European bison weekend in the Kennemer Dunes
July 9, 2015

Successful wisent weekend

During the weekend of July 4 & 5, a unique wisent weekend took place in visitor centre 'De Kennemerduinen' in Overveen. Reason for this special weekend was the return of our
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Bison bull Podryw. Photo: Leo Linnartz
June 17, 2015

Coming up: unique wisentweekend

Always wanted to see a wisent, also known as European bison, from up close and personal? Grap the chance during the unique wisentweekend on 4 and 5 July taking place at the visitor
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June 17, 2015

Second calf born in bison herd

At the end of May a second calf in the bison herd of Kraansvlak has been born. Now it is known that both new arrivals are males. The mother of the youngest calf was part of the
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Bison and konik in Kraansvlak. Photo: Esther Rodriguez
May 3, 2015

Eight year bison in Dutch nature

Eight years have passed since PWN, Stichting Duinbehoud, Stichting Kritisch Bosbeheer and ARK Nature brought back European bison to Dutch nature. The animals are living in the
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Bison at the Bison Trail. Photo: Ruud Maaskant
March 25, 2015

Successful third year for Bison Trail

The past months the Bison Trail in Kraansvlak has been visited by public for nearly 3800 times. The trail is currently closed, like every year, and opens again later this year.
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