Jonathan Proctor

Rockies & Plains Program Director

Jonathan oversees Defenders’ offices in Denver, Colorado and Missoula, Montana strengthening and promoting the diverse programs in the region, and working on species like wild bison, black-footed ferret, and grizzly bear.

Posts By: Jonathan Proctor

Bison, © Aaron Huey / National Geographic Stock

Are America’s Bison Finally Heading Home? »

Tomorrow, Montana’s Fish, Wildlife and Parks Commission will decide whether to keep 68 disease-free, genetically pure bison in quarantine near Yellowstone or return them to tribal lands at Fort Peck and Fort Belknap Indian Reservations.

Five ferrets, © Mike Lockhart

Black-footed Ferrets Get a Second Chance »

Defenders’ prairie expert Jonathan Proctor travels to Badlands National Park for a festival commemorating the 30th anniversary of black-footed ferret rediscovery.