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Ancient bison kill site “destroyed”

A 2,000-year-old bison kill site in Montana has been damaged during a coal mine expansion project. “All of these remains are highly butchered bison remains that are beautifully preserved and extremely rare,” said Finley, who will be among the team headed to the site today to examine the extent of damage.

Millennia-old Bison killing field found in Montana

A bison kill site used at least 1,000-years-ago has been found along the Two Medicine River in Montana. Researchers say the 9-mile-long project area, containing a preserved system for driving bison over a cliff, bison bones and remnants of two campsites, could become one of the largest and most significant

Ancient tepee poles found in Montana

A National Park Service archaeologist in Montana seems to have a knack for finding ancient tepee poles. “You can see how out of place it is if you know what you’re looking at,” Finley said. The pieces he has identified are pole tips, probably broken off as they were dragged

New dinosaur built like a tank

An armoured dinosaur, the Tatankacephalus cooneyorum, has been excavated in Montana. "These were big dinosaur versions of a Sherman tank," Bill Parsons said. "They were armored and they withstood whatever came at them, and they just kept going." T. cooneyorum was about 15 to 20 feet (4.5 to 6 meters) in

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