Bison and its key role in nature. Drawing: Jeroen Helmer
February 22, 2015

Wisent and its key role in Dutch nature

Eight years ago ARK Nature, Duinbehoud, Kritisch Bosbeheer and PWN brought the European bison back into Dutch nature. Next spring, there will be a group of bison at the Veluwe and
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Bison in Kraansvlak dune area. Photo: Ruud Maaskant
February 19, 2015

Last week to use Bison Trail

Until and including Sunday March 1st, hikers can use the Bison trail in the Kennemer Dunes in Zuid-Kennemerland National Park. This trail is unique in the Netherlands because only
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25 years ARK: Bison
February 15, 2015

Bison blog

In celebration of the 25th anniversary of ARK Nature, one of the main partners in the Kraansvlak bison project, a blog series has been published about the work of ARK Nature
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Bisonseminar. Photo: Esther Rodriguez
November 21, 2014

Follow up first bison-seminar

On November 18th PWN organised a bison-seminar for fellow managers of natural areas titled 'Bison in Dutch nature: a seminar on experiences and future perspectives'. Several
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Bison with gps collar. Photo: Ruud Maaskant
November 4, 2014

Bison to be followed via social media

Most updates about the bison project at Kraansvlak can be found at our special social media pages. Messages are usually given in Dutch as well as in English so please stay updated
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Bison at the Bison Trail. Photo: Esther Rodriguez
August 21, 2014

Unique path open for hikers

On Friday 29th of August the Bison Trail in the dunes of Zuid-Kennemerland will be officially opened. It will be open to the public daily from 10:00h till 17:00h, starting August
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Bisoncalf 2015. Photo: Ruud Maaskant
July 24, 2014

Youngest bison-calf is a female

The bison-calf that is born the end of June is female. The gender was uncertain for a while because the calf spends a lot of time near its mother which weans and grooms her. Also
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Bison and visitors. Photo: Esther Rodriguez
July 4, 2014

More space for European bison

Last week the territory of the bison and konik horses is enlarged. In addition to the earlier expansion in 2012 the territory is now expanded to the southwest (Wurmenveld). The
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