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Wolves kill, devour elk on Montana school’s football field - Spokesman-Review

  Wolves kill, devour elk on Montana school’s football field

Will wolf outrage undermine state's efforts to manage grizzlies? - Laramie Boomerang

Will wolf outrage undermine state's efforts to manage grizzlies?

Yellowstone National Park 2024 road improvement projects - NPS

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NEWS RELEASE Yellowstone National Park 2024 road improvement projects Improving safety, access and experience on park roads Lewis River Bridge replacement: girders and south abutment NPS / Jacob W. Frank News Release Date:  April 18, 2024 Contact:   Morgan Warthin , (307) 344-2015 MAMMOTH HOT SPRINGS, WY – There will be two major road improvement projects in Yellowstone National Park in 2024. The Lewis River Bridge and Yellowstone River Bridge projects will cause traffic delays. It’s important that visitors plan accordingly for these delays located along the park’s southern and northern road corridors. 1. Lewis River Bridge Location:  Nearly 10 miles north of the South Entrance on the South Entrance Road Access:  In 2024, expect up to 20-minute delays while roads are open to wheeled vehicles (May-Oct. 31). Nearby pullouts and the trail to Lewis River Falls will be closed during construction. Improvements:  This project began in 2022 and will conclude fall 2024. It includes the removal

Wyoming Officials Euthanize First Grizzly Bear to Wander into Bighorn Mountains in a Century - Outdoorlife.com

  Wyoming Officials Euthanize First Grizzly Bear to Wander into Bighorn Mountains in a Century

Select Yellowstone National Park roads open to public April 19 - NPS

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  NEWS RELEASE Select Yellowstone National Park roads open to public April 19 Ranger at East Entrance hands out a park map NPS / Jacob W. Frank Subscribe    |  What is RSS News Release Date:  April 12, 2024 Contact:   Morgan Warthin , (307) 344-2015 MAMMOTH HOT SPRINGS, WY –  Beginning at 8 a.m. Friday, April 19, 2024, select roads in Yellowstone National Park will open to the public, weather permitting. Roads begin to open annually this time of year for the summer season.   On Saturday, April 20, entrance fees will be waived in celebration of  National Park Week . Roads opening April 19 West Entrance (West Yellowstone, Montana) to Old Faithful (via Madison Junction) Mammoth Hot Springs to Old Faithful (via Norris Junction and Madison Junction) Norris Junction to Canyon Village Additional  park roads  will open throughout May, weather permitting. The only roads  open  year-round are between the North Entrance in Gardiner, Montana, and the Northeast Entrance in Cooke City/Silver Gate, M

Yellowstone National Park Tourism Generates Billions Of Pounds Of CO2 Emissions - National Parks Traveler

  Yellowstone National Park Tourism Generates Billions Of Pounds Of CO 2 Emissions

Yellowstone National Park expands access to allow for year-round fishing in two locations - NPS

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  NEWS RELEASE Yellowstone National Park expands access to allow for year-round fishing in two locations Public invited to join a virtual Native Fish Conservation Program update April 30 Fall fishing on the Madison River at sunrise NPS / Jacob W. Frank News Release Date:  April 4, 2024 Contact:   Morgan Warthin , (307) 344-2015 MAMMOTH HOT SPRINGS, WY – Beginning Nov. 1, 2024, Yellowstone National Park will expand fishing access by allowing for  year-round fishing  opportunities at two locations in the park. These two locations are:   Madison River  ( see map ): The Madison River from the Wyoming/Montana state line downstream to the park boundary near the West Entrance in West Yellowstone, Montana. Gardner River  ( see map ): The Gardner River from Osprey Falls downstream to the confluence with the Yellowstone River near the North Entrance in Gardiner, Montana. Other fishing areas in the park will continue to be available during the standard fishing season, which is from the Saturday o

2024 spring bicycling between Yellowstone National Park’s West Entrance and Mammoth Hot Springs begins April 2 - NPS

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  NEWS RELEASE 2024 spring bicycling between Yellowstone National Park’s West Entrance and Mammoth Hot Springs begins April 2 Spring biking with bear spray in The Hoodoos NPS / Jacob W. Frank News Release Date:  April 2, 2024 Contact:   Morgan Warthin , (307) 344-2015 MAMMOTH HOT SPRINGS, WY –  Beginning Tuesday, April 2, bicyclists willing to brave the  unpredictable weather  of spring in Yellowstone National Park can ride 49 miles between the West Entrance in West Yellowstone, Montana, and Mammoth Hot Springs. The following  park roads  between the West Entrance and Mammoth Hot Springs will open to bicycling: West Entrance to Madison Junction Madison Junction to Norris Junction Norris Junction to Mammoth Hot Springs As conditions allow, bicycles will also be permitted from the East Entrance to the east end of Sylvan Pass (6 miles). Check the  bicycling web page  for updates.   Bicycles are not allowed on the remaining park roads until they start to open to public automobiles on Frida

How A Dream To Bring Back Wild Buffalo Is Slowly Decolonizing Tribal Land - Huffington Post

How A Dream To Bring Back Wild Buffalo Is Slowly Decolonizing Tribal Land

Yellowstone captures 29 bison as first groups migrate outside park - The Spokesman-Review

  Yellowstone captures 29 bison as first groups migrate outside park

Yellowstone Rangers catch tourist peering into Old Faithful, where water temperature at the vent is 204°F - Billings Gazette

Yellowstone Rangers catch tourist peering into Old Faithful, where water temperature at the vent is 204°F

The 1959 Madison Slide, Part 1: A deadly consequence of the Hebgen Lake Earthquake - USGS Caldera Chronicles

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USGS Caldera Chronicles The 1959 Madison Slide, Part 1: A deadly consequence of the Hebgen Lake Earthquake As the ground started shaking due to the 1959 Hebgen Lake earthquake, a mountain in Madison Canyon collapsed, devastating the area and causing numerous fatalities. The effects of that landslide are still evident today. Yellowstone   Caldera   Chronicles is a weekly column written by scientists and collaborators of the Yellowstone Volcano Observatory. This week's contribution is from Mike Stickney, Director of the Earthquake Studies Office at the Montana Bureau of Mines and Geology. Sources/Usage: Public Domain.   View Media Details View of the Madison Slide on August 21, 1959 with rapidly filling Earthquake Lake. Rock Creek Campground was near the flooded trees. Camping gear was left behind by survivors who sought high ground following the slide. Photo by Professor William B. Hall, Montana School of Mines Geology Department. The landscape of the greater Yellowstone region has

Yellowstone’s "Limpy The Coyote" Now Teaching Other Critters To Beg - Cowboy State Daily

Yellowstone’s "Limpy The Coyote" [aka "Tripod"] Now Teaching Other Critters To Beg

Yellowstone Superintendent Cam Sholly receives American Forests' Forest Resilience Champion Award - NPS

Yellowstone Superintendent Cam Sholly receives American Forests' Forest Resilience Champion Award

Yellowstone creates new bear management area in Hayden Valley - NBC Montana

  Yellowstone creates new bear management area in Hayden Valley

Low snow hampers Yellowstone wolves - The Lewiston Tribune

Low snow hampers Yellowstone wolves

Pierce Brosnan fined for foot travel in a thermal area in Yellowstone National Park - NPS

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  NEWS RELEASE Pierce Brosnan fined for foot travel in a thermal area in Yellowstone National Park News release from the U.S. Department of Justice District of Wyoming People enjoying the views of Palette Spring, located in Mammoth Hot Springs, from the boardwalk. NPS / Jacob W. Frank News Release Date:  March 14, 2024 Contact:   Lori Hogan (Contractor) , 307-772-2124 News release from the U.S. Department of Justice District of Wyoming Pierce Brosnan, 70, of Malibu, California, was fined $500, and required to pay a $1,000 community service payment to the Yellowstone Forever Geological Fund, a $30 court processing fee, and a $10 special assessment. U.S. Magistrate Judge Stephanie A. Hambrick imposed the sentence on March 14, in Mammoth, Wyoming. Mr. Brosnan pleaded guilty to foot travel in a thermal area. According to court documents, on or about Nov. 1, 2023, Brosnan uploaded pictures to his Instagram page of himself standing on a Yellowstone National Park thermal feature at Mammoth Ho

Yellowstone National Park increases protection for bears and visitor safety by implementing changes to two bear management areas - NPS

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  NEWS RELEASE Yellowstone National Park increases protection for bears and visitor safety by implementing changes to two bear management areas Skiers spot Yellowstone’s first grizzly bear of 2024 Grizzly boar walks along the edge of Blacktail Ponds NPS / Jacob W. Frank Subscribe    |  What is RSS News Release Date:  March 13, 2024 Contact:   Morgan Warthin , (307) 344-2015 MAMMOTH HOT SPRINGS, WY – To protect bears and increase visitor safety, Yellowstone National Park will create a new  bear management area  (BMA) in Hayden Valley, which will prohibit off-trail travel July 15-Sept. 15. The park also decommissioned an existing BMA in the Firehole River area. Additionally, skiers observed the first grizzly bear of 2024 on March 3. Changes to Two Bear Management Areas Yellowstone is implementing a new 16,453-acre Hayden Valley BMA, located on the west side of the Grand Loop Road in Hayden Valley in the central part of the park. In this BMA, Mary Mountain Trail will remain open for recre

Public input sought on proposed measures to stop the spread of aquatic invasive species into Yellowstone National Park - NPS

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  NEWS RELEASE Public input sought on proposed measures to stop the spread of aquatic invasive species into Yellowstone National Park 30-day public comment period starts today AIS technicians decontaminating a motorized boat and trailer NPS / Jacob W. Frank News Release Date:  March 7, 2024 Contact:   Morgan Warthin , (307) 344-2015 MAMMOTH HOT SPRINGS, WY –  Yellowstone National Park seeks public comment on proposed measures to help stop the spread of aquatic invasive species (AIS) into park waters. The proposals include a 30-day mandatory dry time for some types of motorized boats and sailboats before entering park waters and the prohibition of watercraft previously fouled by mussels regardless of dry time.   Yellowstone faces an increased risk of invasion by highly invasive  zebra and quagga mussels  following recent detections (2022 Pactola Reservoir, South Dakota, and 2023 Snake River, Twin Falls, Idaho) in waterways within a day’s drive of the park. Mussels have caused irreversib

Yellowstone snowpack declining - Wyoming Business Report

  Yellowstone snowpack declining

Wardens Seek Wolf Poacher Near Yellowstone Just Across Wyoming Border - Cowboy State Daily

Wardens Seek Wolf Poacher Near Yellowstone Just Across Wyoming Border

National Park Foundation and National Park Service Announce $40 Million Gift to Meet Urgent Need for Employee Housing at Yellowstone National Park - NPS

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  NEWS RELEASE National Park Foundation and National Park Service Announce $40 Million Gift to Meet Urgent Need for Employee Housing at Yellowstone National Park Donation intended to accelerate philanthropic investment to support new employee housing across the national park system As the first phase of Goal 1 of Yellowstone's "Focus on the Core" strategic priority, the park is replacing outdated trailers with high-quality modular homes. NPS / Jacob W. Frank WASHINGTON -  The National Park Foundation (NPF) and National Park Service (NPS) today announced a $40 million gift to expand and improve NPS employee housing at Yellowstone, America’s first national park. The new investment made possible by donors who wish to remain anonymous will fund more than 70 new modular units to address the critical shortage of employee housing at the park. Affordable housing for employees in and near national parks is increasingly scarce and expensive, reflecting a trend impacting communities