A prairie dog pokes its head from its burrow on the privately-operated American Prairie Reserve south of Malta, Mont. in this April 25, 2012 photograph. The operators of the reserve are restoring ... more 
A prairie dog pokes its head from its burrow on the privately-operated American Prairie Reserve south of Malta, Mont. in this April 25, 2012 photograph. The operators of the reserve are restoring habitat for prairie dogs, bison, burrowing owls and other animals as they seek to create a vast wildlife complex in north-central Montana. (AP Photo/Matt Brown) less 
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Associated Press | Photo By Matt Brown
Tue, Aug 21, 2012 1:15 PM EDT