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States Confront the Spread of a Deadly Disease in Deer

Added: 08.01.2018 5:00 | 4 views | 0 comments

Montana is the latest Western state to discover animals infected with chronic wasting disease. It may decimate herds and, biologists say, invade Yellowstone.

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WATCH: Yellowstone a tranquil scene with snowfall

Added: 29.12.2017 5:24 | 3 views | 0 comments

Snow blanketed Yellowstone National Park in Wyoming on Wednesday.


Heat from below Pacific Ocean fuels Yellowstone, study finds

Added: 18.12.2017 19:24 | 4 views | 0 comments

Recent stories in the national media are magnifying fears of a catastrophic eruption of the Yellowstone volcanic area, but scientists remain uncertain about the likelihood of such an event. To better understand the region's subsurface geology, geologists have rewound and played back a portion of its geologic history, finding that Yellowstone volcanism is more far more complex and dynamic than previously thought.

Four senior managers at Interior Dept. fired for harassment

Added: 14.12.2017 19:26 | 3 views | 0 comments

Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke revealed today he has fired four senior managers at the Interior Department for inappropriate conduct, including sexual harassment. "I've already removed four senior leaders that were guilty of inappropriate behavior and I will remove four hundred more if necessary. Intimidation, harassment and discrimination is a cancer to any organization. However deep it goes, we will remove it from Interior," Zinke said in a video posted on the agency's website today. Interior spokeswoman Heather Swift said in an email the department could not provide any specific information on the people who were fired but said they generally "abused their authority to intimidate or harass fellow employees. This includes but is not limited to sexual harassment." She also said the park superintendent at Yellowstone National Park has taken disciplinary action against a number of employees for instances of harassment. A report from the agency's inspector general published in...


Montana Republican gets behind Yellowstone mining ban

Added: 14.12.2017 19:06 | 3 views | 0 comments

Montana U.S. Rep. Greg Gianforte is sponsoring legislation to withdraw land near Yellowstone National Park from future mining, after describing an identical Senate measure as "dead on arrival" in the House.


This is What Breath of the Wild Critics Aren't Getting

Added: 08.12.2017 12:27 | 8 views | 0 comments

Alejandro Balderas writes: "And its this kind of detail, in its fully interactive gameplay form, that has ultimately resonated with me, just like it wasnt the granola bars or beef jerky I had for breakfast that I remember from my visit to Yellowstone this past summer, but the reflection of the mountains on the mirror surface of the misty Grand Prismatic Spring. The rest is just filler."


U.S. reviews rule removing protections for Yellowstone grizzlies

Added: 06.12.2017 21:21 | 7 views | 0 comments

The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service is reviewing a decision to strip some grizzly bears of federal protections after a court ruling found flaws with a formula used to delist Great Lakes wolves, officials said on Wednesday.


Grizzly bear numbers hold steady around Yellowstone park, biologists say

Added: 30.11.2017 21:27 | 6 views | 0 comments

There are an estimated 718 bears in the Yellowstone region, according to the leader of the Interagency Grizzly Bear Study Team.


NRA, hunting group say grizzly bear hunts needed for safety

Added: 25.11.2017 15:37 | 4 views | 0 comments

The National Rifle Association and a sport hunting group want to ensure their members can hunt grizzly bears in the three-state region around Yellowstone National Park after the animals lost U.S. protections.
Idaho, Montana and Wyoming are considering limited trophy hunts for grizzlies outside...


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