2016 - 2017 MortalityTotals
Total Buffalo Killed  
Government Capture  
Held for Quarantine or Slaughter   
Buffalo Released from Capture   
Government Slaughter  
Tribal - InterTribal Buffalo Council, Confederated Salish and Kootenai Tribes, & Shoshone-Bannock Tribes Slaughter  
Died in Government Trap  
Died in Government Research Facility**   
Miscarriage in Government Trap  
State Hunt  
State “Damage" Hunts  
Treaty Hunts  
Unknown Hunts  
Wounded by Hunters & Shot by FWP/NPS or Died in Park  
Poached in Yellowstone  
Sent to Quarantine  
Sent to APHIS Research Facility  
Shot by Agents  
Shot by Landowner  
Shot by Idaho  
Highway Mortality  
Cause of Death Unknown  
Elk shot under treaty rights  


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