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June Fire Burning 13 Miles From East Entrance of Yellowstone

Yellowstone National Park South Entrance, Yellowstone visitation

A large fire is burning just outside Yellowstone National Park’s East Entrance—and could close both the entrance and the highway if it spreads any further north.

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Crews Work to Insulate Yellowstone National Park from Wildfires

Crews at Buffalo Fire September 1, 2016

With summer about halfway over, fire crews in Yellowstone National Park are working to mitigate the danger of severe blazes.

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Superintendent Dan Wenk Predicts Record Crowds in Coming Years

Yellowstone National Park South Entrance, Yellowstone visitation

Superintendent Dan Wenk predicts record numbers of people will visit Yellowstone National Park over the coming years.

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Fire Danger Moderate In Yellowstone As 2016 Fire Season Declines

2016 fire season

Yellowstone officials have downgraded the Park’s fire danger to “moderate” as the 2016 fire season continues to wrap up.

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2016 Marks Most Yellowstone Fire Activity Since 1988

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As of September 21, 2016, fires have burned over 62,000 acres of Yellowstone National Park, the highest number of acres since the 1988 fire season.

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Fire Activity Dwindles In Yellowstone National Park

Maple Fire September 10, 2016

Fire activity continues to dwindle with the coming of autumn in Yellowstone National Park.

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Fire Activity Stalled In Yellowstone National Park

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In spite of warmer weather and higher winds, fire activity in Yellowstone National Park is largely stagnant.

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Little Fire Growth In Yellowstone National Park Yesterday

Maple Fire September 10, 2016

Cool and wet weather continues to limit fire growth in Yellowstone, although crews expect activity to increase within Maple Fire’s perimeter.

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Snow Curbs Fire Growth in Yellowstone National Park

Maple Fire September 10, 2016

Rain and snow across Yellowstone cut down on fire activity. Similar conditions will moderate fire growth today.

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Maple Fire Grows 400 Acres, Burnout Operations Continue Along Madison River

Maple Fire September 10, 2016

Fire activity continues to ramp up as breezy, warm conditions continue in the Greater Yellowstone Area.

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