Bison, otherwise known as buffalo, are in a precarious place today. They were rescued from the brink of extinction, but not to roam wide open spaces. There used to be tens of millions of buffalo throughout the West, until hunting nearly wiped them out. That chapter of American history, and the story of buffalo today, make up the new documentary called “Facing The Storm.” Ryan Warner talks with Montana filmmaker Doug Hawes-Davis of High Plains Films.
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About Ryan Warner
Ryan Warner is the senior host and editor of Colorado Public Radio's daily interview program "Colorado Matters." He regularly reports on the most important issues facing Colorado - from the state capitol, which includes a monthly interview with the Governor of Colorado - to topics concerning health, education, business, energy and the environment and arts and culture.
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