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A bison relaxes in the South Unit of Theodore National Park outside of Medora in this June photo. The water level of the Little Missouri River, which runs through the park, is quite low. Any lower, officials said, and it could be cause for wildlife to wander outside of their territory for a drink.

Badlands wildlife taking drought well, for now

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Wildlife survival in the Badlands during this year's drought is not as rough as it may seem, even as the Little Missouri River's level continues to decline to 1 foot.


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