Joining the first group of 3 bison in the Kraansvlak coastal dune area near Haarlem, the Netherlands. This bison pilot-project in a fenced area, is meant to get the knowledge and experience, in preparation of to a ‘real’ reintroduction project of bison in Holland in connection to the Oostvaardersplassen nature / ecological restoration area in central Flevoland. LHF is advisor to the project, which includes international cooperation in research (also with LHF network members) on habitat/range use, food preference.