How much did Plains Indian hunting effect buffalo or other wildlife populations ?

@inproceedings{Gade2010HowMD,
  title={How much did Plains Indian hunting effect buffalo or other wildlife populations ?},
  author={Gene Gade},
  year={2010}
}
  • Gene Gade
  • Published 2010
When Lewis and Clark left their 1805 winter camp near the Mandan and Hidatsa villages in what is now North Dakota, the Indians told them that they would find few bison or other large wildlife for at least three days travel to the west. The reason? That was the extent of the hunting territories of the two tribes. The Indian leaders assured the explorers that… CONTINUE READING