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Supernatural Yellowstone: America's First National Park

Stefanie Payne | Posted 01.18.2017 | Travel
Stefanie Payne

The art created by Thomas Moran showing Artist Point was used to convince congress to establish the national park. Photo credit: Jonathan Irish If yo...

How The Bounty Of Our National Parks Can Sustain Us In Coming Years

Audrey Peterman | Posted 01.04.2017 | Green
Audrey Peterman

Our parks and public lands help us to reset our lives, bring out our common humanity, our common history of evolution, our common destiny as a nation.

Honor the Buffalo Soldiers 'John Wayne' Legacy in Our National Parks

Audrey Peterman | Posted 12.27.2016 | Green
Audrey Peterman

"Discovering the Buffalo Soldiers in the archives at Yosemite was like stumbling into family you don't know you have, in a foreign land." Ranger Shel...

Man Who Dissolved In Acidic Hot Spring Was Trying To 'Hot Pot,' Report Shows

The Huffington Post | Carla Herreria | Posted 11.19.2016 | Green

An Oregon man who died in June after falling into a boiling hot spring at Yellowstone National Park was looking for a place to “hot pot,” or soak ...

Lessons From The Last Grizzly

Michael Brune | Posted 09.30.2016 | Green
Michael Brune

Here’s how not to manage a population of grizzly bears. California had its own subspecies of these awesome animals before they were hunted to extinc...

Yellowstone National Park Worker Dies Falling From Canyon's Edge

Reuters | Hilary Hanson | Posted 08.27.2016 | Green

(Reuters) - A 21-year-old worker at the Yellowstone National Park plunged to her death early on Friday from the edge of a canyon while socializing wit...

Defenders of Wildlife: Protecting and Recovering Wolves

Jamie Rappaport Clark | Posted 08.26.2016 | Green
Jamie Rappaport Clark

This has been a tough week for wolves and those of us who are committed to their recovery. Wildlife officials in Washington state have made the decisi...

Explore America: Celebrate the National Park Service's 100th anniversary this weekend for free

CarsTravelFood | Posted 08.26.2016 | Travel

For those of us who've ever enjoyed our majestic national parks, like standing on the valley floor of Yosemite National Park to gaze up at the natural beauty of the granite cathedral of El Capitan and Half Dome, it's a welcome breath of fresh air to our daily lives in the concrete jungle.

'Green News Report' - August 25, 2016

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 08.26.2016 | Green
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen

The Green News Report is also available via... IN TODAY'S RADIO REPORT: More than 300 dead, 6 million displaced by flooding in India; President O...

Happy 100th Birthday, National Parks! Sorry You're Falling Apart.

The Huffington Post | Kate Sheppard | Posted 08.25.2016 | Politics

WASHINGTON ― Thursday marks the 100th anniversary of the National Park System, which has been described as “America’s best idea.” Today the Na...

As the National Park Service Turns 100, We Celebrate Its Contributions to Wildlife

John F. Calvelli | Posted 08.25.2016 | Green
John F. Calvelli

One hundred years ago, leaders within the U.S government decided that the patchwork system of national parks created over the preceding 44 years neede...

USAGov's 11 National Parks You Can't Miss in 2016 | Posted 08.24.2016 | Travel

Time flies whether you're inside or outside. On August 25, the National Park Service turns 100 and the celebrations are a century in the making. In fa...

Visiting Yellowstone Without The crowds

Larissa and Michael Milne | Posted 08.03.2016 | Travel
Larissa and Michael Milne

Yellowstone National Park has become one of the most popular destinations in America as streaming caravans of tourists make their way to the rugged si...

A Wildlife Expert Made The Same Grave Mistake As Those Yellowstone Bison 'Rescuers'

The Huffington Post | Chris DAngelo | Posted 07.22.2016 | Green

Two months after well-meaning tourists were shamed for their misguided attempt to rescue a baby bison in Yellowstone National Park, a federal investig...

LGBTQ History Is American History

Will Shafroth | Posted 06.29.2016 | Queer Voices
Will Shafroth

Established last Friday as the 412th national park site, the ground on which we stood bore witness to the events of June 28, 1969 that helped shape the modern LGBTQ civil rights movement.

Of bears and biases: scientific judgment and the fate of Yellowstone's grizzlies

The Conversation US | Posted 06.21.2016 | Green
The Conversation US

The grizzly, or brown, bear in the Greater Yellowstone Ecosystem is posed to lose protections under the Endangered Species Act. Jim Peaco, Yellowstone...

Yellowstone Fines Tourist $1,000 For Collecting Water From Hot Springs

The Huffington Post | Nina Golgowski | Posted 06.16.2016 | Crime

Yellowstone National Park officials are through with warnings. After a tourist died falling into a hot spring and two others kidnapped a baby bison --...

Yellowstone Says 'No Remains Left To Recover' Of Visitor Who Fell Into Hot Spring (UPDATE)

The Huffington Post | Chris DAngelo | Posted 06.08.2016 | Green

UPDATE: June 8 -- Yellowstone National Park rangers have suspended efforts to recover the body of an Oregon man who fell into a boiling hot spring on ...

Yellowstone Visitor Immediately Regrets Getting Too Close To Elk

The Huffington Post | Chris DAngelo | Posted 06.01.2016 | Green

Recent national media attention and park warnings about getting too close to wildlife weren't enough to deter one Yellowstone National Park visitor. A...

Morons Charged After Stomping On Iconic Yellowstone Hot Spring

The Huffington Post | Ed Mazza | Posted 05.18.2016 | Crime

Three Canadians face criminal charges for stomping on the ecologically sensitive grounds of Yellowstone National Park's iconic Grand Prismatic Spring....

Why Yellowstone Euthanized A Baby Bison After Tourist 'Rescue'

The Huffington Post | Chris DAngelo | Posted 05.18.2016 | Green

Yellowstone National Park officials made "heroic efforts" before deciding to euthanize a newborn bison that well-meaning tourists put into the trunk o...

Yellowstone Tourists Allegedly Snatch Baby Bison Because It Looked Cold

The Huffington Post | Ed Mazza | Posted 05.16.2016 | Weird News

Two tourists in Yellowstone National Park allegedly placed a baby bison into their SUV and drove off with the animal. Karen Richardson told NBC Mont...

How I Followed My Dream to Move West

Trent Sizemore | Posted 03.30.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Trent Sizemore

At some point during my college years in Georgia, I decided that I wanted to live out west after graduating. I heard about the Yellowstone area from s...

Yellowstone Officials: Stop Pissing Off Our Bison

Michael Lazar | Posted 03.30.2016 | Fifty
Michael Lazar

Not to dash the selfie - which should have never been made a real word - just to dash the idiocy of some people who take selfies.

Feds Propose Lifting Protections For Yellowstone Grizzly Bears

Reuters | Kelly Chen | Posted 03.03.2016 | Green

By Ruffin Prevost CODY, Wyo. (Reuters) - The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service proposed on Thursday stripping Endangered Species Act protections from the...