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Yellowstone's winter season starts December 15

At 8 a.m. Friday, December 15, Yellowstone National Park roads will open to the public for motorized oversnow travel. https://www.nps.gov/yell/learn/news/17061.htm
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Posted: December 14, 2017, 12:32 pm

Sore mouth disease suspected in Yellowstone bighorn sheep

Sore mouth disease (also known as contagious ecthyma) is thought to be responsible for an illness observed among bighorn rams in Yellowstone National Park. https://www.nps.gov/yell/learn/news/17060.htm
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Posted: December 11, 2017, 5:41 am

Third busiest October on record

Yellowstone National Park's October visitation numbers were down due to bad weather but overall visitation was still in the top three years. https://www.nps.gov/yell/learn/news/third-busiest-october-on-record.htm
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Posted: November 16, 2017, 12:00 pm

Third busiest October on record

Yellowstone National Park's October visitation numbers were down due to bad weather but overall visitation was still in the top three years. https://www.nps.gov/yell/learn/news/17059.htm
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Posted: November 16, 2017, 12:00 pm

Ecological research and monitoring site approved

Yellowstone National Park has permitted the National Ecological Observatory Network (NEON) to build an ecological research and monitoring site on Blacktail Deer Plateau in the northern section of the park. https://www.nps.gov/yell/learn/news/17058.htm
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Posted: November 9, 2017, 11:26 am

Nearly all entrances and roads close in Yellowstone Monday, Nov. 6

This weekend, November 4-5, provides the last chance for visitors to drive to many iconic locations in Yellowstone. https://www.nps.gov/yell/learn/news/17057.htm
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Posted: November 1, 2017, 1:09 pm

New Yellowstone Youth Campus plan approved

Yellowstone National Park plans to construct a new youth campus at Mammoth Hot Springs to replace and improve the park's existing education facilities. https://www.nps.gov/yell/learn/news/17056.htm
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Posted: October 19, 2017, 9:59 am

Yellowstone proposes trail project

Yellowstone is accepting comments regarding a proposed project on hiking trails in the southern part of the park. https://www.nps.gov/yell/learn/news/17055.htm
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Posted: October 19, 2017, 7:12 am

Road closures reduce Yellowstone's September visitation

Yellowstone hosted 640,068 visits in September 2017 down 8.79 percent from September 2016. Visits may have declined from previous years due to several days of inclement, snowy weather. https://www.nps.gov/yell/learn/news/17054.htm
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Posted: October 11, 2017, 7:55 am

Enjoy fall in Yellowstone

Important trip planning information about visiting Yellowstone in the fall season. https://www.nps.gov/yell/learn/news/17053.htm
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Posted: October 4, 2017, 3:13 pm

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