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Steamboat Geyser Erupts for Fourth Time This Year

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Steamboat Geyser in Yellowstone National Park has erupted for the fourth time this year.

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Yellowstone Volcano Observatory Compares Recent Steamboat Geyser Eruptions

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The Yellowstone Volcano Observatory has released new information (including seismic data) about the recent Steamboat Geyser eruptions.

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Understanding The Recent Steamboat Geyser Eruption

Steamboat Geyser in steam phase, September 2014

Yellowstone Volcano Observatory scientists have confirmed that Steamboat Geyser, located in Norris Geyser Basin, erupted last week.

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Over 200 Quakes Recorded in Latest Yellowstone Earthquake Swarm

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Yellowstone has seen a spate of seismic activity since early February, with over 200 incidents recorded in the latest earthquake swarm.

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Meet Yellowstone Park Geologist Jeff Hungerford

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For anyone worried about the Yellowstone volcano exploding, take heart—the park geologist isn’t too worried about it.

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USGS To Conduct Aerial Survey of Yellowstone’s Hydrothermal Systems

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A new study through the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) hopes to understand Yellowstone National Park’s underground plumbing.

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Boiling River Closed Due To High Streamflow Rate

Boiling River

If you’re heading to Yellowstone National Park in the next few weeks and hoping for a soak at Boiling River, don’t pack that towel just yet.

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New Study Outlines How Mange Affects, Changes Yellowstone Wolves

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In Yellowstone’s wolf population, mange is causing more than fur loss. It’s causing wolves to lose body heat and alter their habits.

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