Yellowstone National Park bison oversight hearing before the Subcommittee on National Parks, Forests, and Public Lands of the Committee on Natural Resources, U.S. House of Representatives, One Hundred Tenth Congress, first session, March 20, 2007. by United States. Congress. House. Committee on Natural Resources. Subcommittee on National Parks, Forests, and Public Lands.

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  • American bison -- Diseases -- Yellowstone National Park.,
  • Brucellosis -- Prevention -- Government policy -- Yellowstone National Park.

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