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Catching Up With Yellowstone Winterkeeper Jeff Henry

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What comes down must get shoveled off, at least in Yellowstone winterkeeper Jeff Henry’s wintry world.

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Yellowstone Releases New Winter Use Adaptive Management Plan

Yellowstone in Winter, Bombardier, snowcoach

Yellowstone National Park has released its new Winter Use Adaptive Management Plan, after over a year of discussion and debate.

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Climate Change Projected To Alter Yellowstone Winter Operations

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With declining snowpack predicted throughout the Rocky Mountain West due to climate warming, a recent study suggests snow levels in some parts of Yellowstone won’t be deep or consistent enough to support a full season of over-snow travel as early as mid-century, according to two Yellowstone-area scientists.

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Yellowstone 2011 Visitation Down; Weather Culprit

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Yellowstone National ParkWith sections of Yellowstone National Park just opening or still closed because of heavy snowpack in May, it's no surprise visitation has been down this year when compared to the record year of 2010.

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Lack of Snow Dooms Beartooth Pass Ski Season, Foretells Dry Summer

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The lack of snowpack on the Beartooth Pass -- and the unlikely chances more will be on the way -- is forcing the closure of a popular summer ski and snowboard camp as well as foreshadowing what could be a very, very dry summer in the Greater Yellowstone Ecosystem.

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