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pronghorn migration
2014-09-29 03:00:09

Five-year study identifies dense natural gas field developments, highways, and fencing as threats to one of North America's last great long-distance mammal migrations.

2014-08-26 12:22:12

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2014-05-15 12:23:42

Biologist Documents Ecosystems, Rare and Endangered Species in book: "The Field Guide to Yellowstone and Grand Teton National Parks" JACKSON HOLE, Wyo., May 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Just in

National Park Service Collaborates With Outside Experts To Conserve Migratory Wildlife
2014-01-17 09:59:12

A new paper details a collaboration between the National Park Service (NPS) and outside experts, including Wildlife Conservation Society (WCS) scientists, in developing recommendations to conserve aerial, marine, and terrestrial populations of migrating wildlife that move in and out of U.S. national parks, often coming from distant regions of the globe.

2013-07-27 23:04:03

Elissia Wahl has been promoted to Front Desk Manager and Cricket Romanzi has been named the new Stillwaters Spa & Salon Manager.

Norovirus Cases On The Rise In Yellowstone National Park
2013-06-20 08:11:18

A new report from the National Park Service has declared that the highly-contagious norovirus has shown up in two of America’s premier national parks: Yellowstone and Grand Teton.

Pronghorn Use Newly Constructed Overpasses To Cross Highway
2012-10-17 15:25:47

The locations of the structures completed this fall were informed by data collected by WCS, the Wyoming Cooperative Fish and Wildlife Research Unit, and the Wyoming Game and Fish Department, and identified the pronghorn's preferred migration routes and highway crossing points.


Latest Grand Teton National Park Reference Libraries

Bridger-Teton National Forest
2013-11-21 15:56:13

The Bridger-Teton National Forest is found in western Wyoming, United States. The forest is made up on 3.4 million acres, making it the second largest national forest outside of Alaska. The forest extends from Yellowstone National Park, along the eastern boundary of Grand Teton National Park and from there rides along the western slope of the Continental Divide to the southern end of the Wind River Range. The forest extends southward including the Salt River Range and Wyoming Range...

Caribou-Targhee National Forest
2013-11-21 15:52:49

Caribou-Targhee National Forest can be found in the states of Idaho and Wyoming, with a small section located in Utah in the United States. The forest is broken into several separate sections and stretches over 2.63 million acres. Towards the east, the forest borders Yellowstone National Park, Grand Teton National Park, and Bridger-Teton National Forest. The majority of the forest is a part of the 20 million acre Greater Yellowstone Ecosystem. The Caribou and Targhee National Forests were...

Yellowstone National Park
2013-04-17 13:14:01

Yellowstone National Park is located in the United States. The majority of the park is located in Wyoming, but there are smaller areas of the park in Idaho and Montana. It is thought that this area was the first to be established as a national park in the entire world. The area was home to Native Americans for about 11,000 years, but was not well known to Americans until the 1860’s, when the first organized explorations were conducted there. The Lewis and Clark Expedition in the 19th...

Grand Teton National Park
2013-03-19 12:47:06

Grand Teton National Park is located in northwestern Wyoming, only ten miles away from Yellowstone National Park, and holds about 310,000 acres of protected land. It is surrounded by several National Forests. These three areas encompass 18,000,000 million acres of pristine temperate ecosystem. The park holds Teton Range, a range of mountains that stretches over forty miles, and Jackson Hole, a valley that comprises most of the parks northernmost land. Early inhabitants of the Grand Teton...

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