From the Forest
From the Bush/Bogs
From the Plains
From the Desert
In the Waters
The buffalo is probably the most important American species. Before the European settlers came to America, the buffalo sustained the indigenous American Indian population. Every part of the buffalo was used; it was a key source of their food, clothes and shelter.
An Ode to Buffalo by Holly Arnold Kinney
Owner, The Fort, Morrison, CO and author of Shinin' Times at The Fort: Stories, recipes and celebrations from the landmark Colorado restaurant