In first-of-its-kind legislation, the National Park Service and the Oglala Sioux have proposed the 133,000-acre South Unit of Badlands National Park be turned into a Tribal National Park.
Can it be done? How?
Todd Graham, co-author of PERC’s latest case study and a partner at Ranch Advisory Partners, explains the feasibility of bringing bison back to the badlands and creating economic development opportunities for the Oglala Sioux.
Bringing Bison Back to the Badlands by Todd Graham and Jeremy Gingerich