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More Grizzly Bears Roaming Outside Yellowstone National Park

Yellowstone grizzly blacktail deer plateau

More and more grizzly bears have been moving out of Yellowstone National Park in Wyoming, which is creating more conflicts between bears and humans.

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Pair of Groups Sue Montana Over Lucky Minerals Drilling Plans

Courtesy of the Interior Department

A pair of environmental and conservation coalitions are suing the state of Montana over its decision to let Lucky Minerals Inc. do drilling north of Yellowstone.

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Yellowstone Ranger Reminisces About 40+ Year Career

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Orville “Butch” Bach has worked in Yellowstone National Park as a ranger for more than 43 years.

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Tribal Reps Present Petition to Yellowstone Officials for Place Name Changes

Sam Wilson | Billings Gazette

Saturday, representatives from over half-a-dozen Native American tribes gathered outside Gardiner, Montana to protest a pair of Yellowstone place names.

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Yellowstone Fire Danger Downgraded to Moderate

Yellowstone National Park South Entrance, Yellowstone visitation

Yellowstone National Park’s fire danger has been downgraded to Moderate, according to the National Park Service.

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New Research Charts Dual Futures for Yellowstone’s Forest Composition

Lodgepole Pines Near Madison River, 2014

A study of two forest plots just south of Yellowstone National Park portends very different futures for Yellowstone’s forest composition.

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Pair of Historians Supports Name Change for Mount Doane

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A pair of Montana historians says they support a call from a pair of Native American tribes to change the name of Mount Doane in Yellowstone National Park.

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NPS Kills Young Grizzly Near Heart Lake in Yellowstone National Park

Grizzly in Hayden Valley, 2014

Last week, National Park Service biologists trapped and killed a bear near Heart Lake in Yellowstone National Park.

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August 2017 Sees Almost A Million Visitors to Yellowstone National Park

Yellowstone National Park South Entrance, Yellowstone visitation

August 2017 was the busiest August on record for Yellowstone National Park, with nearly a million visitors recorded.

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Tribes Plan Protest at North Entrance, Seek Name Changes for Park Features

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Two Native American tribes have announced they will gather at Yellowstone’s North Entrance and protest in favor of changing the name of Hayden Valley and Mount Doane.

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