Yellowstone National Park

Yellowstone National Park, Wyoming

Alternatives For Yellowstone Bison Management Offered

The state of Montana and federal officials have drafted new management options for bison at Yellowstone National Park that range from letting the population grow to more than 7,000 of the animals, to driving down their numbers below 3,000.

CBS Seattle–03/13/2015

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Record 10.1 Million Tourists Visit Wyoming In 2014

A record 10.1 million people visited Wyoming last year, accounting for an estimated $3.3 billion of the state’s economy, and the state tourism director is hopeful that lower gasoline prices will result in more tourists spending more money in the state this year.

CBS Seattle–02/17/2015

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Guide To Yellowstone National Park

Refer to this visitor’s guide to Yellowstone National Park – the world’s first national park featuring more geysers than any other location in the world.

CBS Seattle–07/31/2014

Yellowstone Road Melted By Heat Repaired, Reopens

A road in Yellowstone National Park has reopened after it was melted by a hot spot in the ground.

07/16/2014

File photo of a mountain (Photo by: Mike Powell/Getty Images)

Two Bodies Recovered From Wyoming Plane Crash

The bodies of two brothers whose small plane crashed on a snowy mountain near Yellowstone National Park are being returned to their families

CBS Seattle–05/28/2014

File photo of bison. (Photo by Sean Gallup/Getty Images)

Yellowstone Says ‘Biobullets’ For Bison Won’t Work

Shooting wild bison with vaccine-laced “biobullets” to prevent the spread of disease to livestock would be too ineffective to justify the expense, Yellowstone National Park administrators said Tuesday.

01/14/2014

File photo of one part of Yellowstone National Park. (Photo credit: MARK RALSTON/AFP/Getty Images)

Study: Yellowstone Magma Could Cause Eruption 2,000 Times Larger Than Mount St. Helens

The hot molten rock beneath Yellowstone National Park is 2 ½ times larger than previously estimated, meaning the park’s supervolcano has the potential to erupt with a force about 2,000 times the size of Mount St. Helens, according to a new study.

12/16/2013

File photo of a grizzly bear in Yellowstone National Park.  (credit: Rob Daugherty/Getty Images)

Grizzly Attacks Injure 4 In And Near Yellowstone

Four people injured in two separate bear attacks in and near Yellowstone National Park on the same day were able to escape with relatively minor injuries. None remained hospitalized Friday.

08/16/2013

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Discover The West: Sights To Behold

With a wealth of sweeping natural beauty, the Western United States is blessed with breathtaking vistas, giant Sequoias and thriving lakes and rivers.

CBS Seattle–07/02/2013

File photo of a horse running through a field in Montana.  (credit: Alan and Sandy Carey/GettyImages)

Man Dies After Thrown From Horse In Yellowstone

One man is dead and a 10-year-old boy injured after they were thrown from their horses during a guided trail ride in Yellowstone National Park.

07/31/2012

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