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Officials Recommend Culling 600 to 900 Yellowstone Bison

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600 to 900 Yellowstone bison could be culled this winter through hunting and slaughter, according to bison managers.

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YGBC Ramps Up Call for Yellowstone-Area Mining Ban

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The Yellowstone Gateway Business Coalition (YGBC) is ramping up calls for a mining ban in the Paradise Valley outside Yellowstone National Park.

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Grand Teton to Increase Backcountry, Other Special Permit Fees

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Grand Teton National Park will be raising their fees for backcountry, motor boat, wedding and special event permits come January 1, 2018.

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NPS Extends Public Comment Period for Fee Increase

Yellowstone National Park South Entrance, Yellowstone visitation

The National Park Service has extended the public comment period for a proposed fee hike in over a dozen national parks including Yellowstone and Grand Teton.

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October 2017 Third Busiest on Record for Yellowstone

Yellowstone National Park South Entrance, Yellowstone visitation

October 2017 marked the third busiest October in Yellowstone National Park history, a marked decline given the recent visitation trend.

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Yellowstone and Grand Teton Sell More Interagency Annual Passes Following Last Fee Hike

Yellowstone National Park South Entrance, Yellowstone visitation

Since the last National Park Service fee hike, Yellowstone and Grand Teton National Parks have sold more all-parks passes than any other in the National Park System.

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NPS Approves Yellowstone NEON Monitoring Site

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The National Park Service has approved the construction of a National Ecological Observatory Network (NEON) site on Yellowstone’s Blacktail Deer Plateau.

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Montana FWP Closes HD 313 For Yellowstone Elk Migration

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Montana’s wildlife agency has closed Hunting District 313 (HD 313), a popular elk corridor adjacent to Yellowstone National Park.

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Lucky Minerals Inc. Announces Investor in Yellowstone Gold Drilling Plan

Courtesy of the Interior Department

Lucky Minerals Inc. has announced an investor for its plans to drill for gold in the Paradise Valley north of Yellowstone National Park.

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Wyoming Game and Fish to Host Grizzly Info Meetings

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The Wyoming Game and Fish Department will be hosting meetings to solicit public comment on Yellowstone grizzly management.

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