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Yellowstone National Park changes entrance fee to address infrastructure needs & improve visitor experience

The National Park Service (NPS) announced today that Yellowstone National Park will modify its entrance fees beginning June 1, 2018 to provide additional funding for infrastructure and maintenance needs that enhance the visitor experience. https://www.nps.gov/yell/learn/news/18015.htm
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Posted: April 13, 2018, 10:16 am

Yellowstone issues firewood collection permits for 2018

ellowstone National Park will begin accepting requests for 2018 firewood collection permits Friday, April 6, through Sunday, April 8. https://www.nps.gov/yell/learn/news/18014.htm
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Posted: April 4, 2018, 10:33 am

Yellowstone opens select roads for 2018 spring bicycling

Beginning Wednesday, March 28, bicyclists willing to brave the unpredictable elements of spring can cycle select roads in Yellowstone National Park https://www.nps.gov/yell/learn/news/18013.htm
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Posted: March 28, 2018, 12:11 pm

Call for abstracts and registration opens for 14th Biennial Scientific Conference on the Greater Yellowstone Ecosystem

Abstract submissions and registration are now open for the 14th Biennial Scientific Conference on the Greater Yellowstone Ecosystem. https://www.nps.gov/yell/learn/news/18012.htm
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Posted: March 21, 2018, 8:22 am

First bear sightings of the year in Yellowstone National Park

The first grizzly bear sightings of 2018 occurred in Yellowstone National Park last week. https://www.nps.gov/yell/learn/news/18011.htm
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Posted: March 13, 2018, 1:12 pm

Felt sole boot ban and new boating season

Protect Yellowstone from aquatic invasive species: Aquatic invasive species (AIS) could have devastating ecological, economic, and recreational impacts on Yellowstone National Park. They are costly to manage and extremely difficult to eradicate. Due to the urgent need to prevent these destructive species from entering the park, felt sole waders and boots worn by anglers will be banned permanently starting in 2018. https://www.nps.gov/yell/learn/news/18010.htm
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Posted: March 8, 2018, 6:20 am

Roads in Yellowstone begin to close for spring plowing

Roads in Yellowstone National Park will begin to close to oversnow travel the week of March 4. Spring plowing will begin as road segments close. https://www.nps.gov/yell/learn/news/18009.htm
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Posted: March 2, 2018, 9:10 am

Second Act of Sabotage at Stephens Creek Facility

A second act of sabotage has occurred at the Stephens Creek Facility in Yellowstone National Park. https://www.nps.gov/yell/learn/news/second-act-of-sabotage-at-stephens-creek-facility022218.htm
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Posted: February 22, 2018, 12:50 pm

Presenters sought for Annual Winter Photo Festival

Yellowstone National Park calls on photographers to share their spectacular Greater Yellowstone Ecosystem winter photos at the 9th Annual Winter Photo Festival that will be held Thursday, February 22, 2018, at the West Yellowstone Visitor Information Center at 7 p.m. https://www.nps.gov/yell/learn/news/18008.htm
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Posted: February 20, 2018, 2:46 pm

Yellowstone recruiting for 2018 Youth Conservation Corps program

How would you like to work, learn, play, and serve in the world’s first national park? Yellowstone is currently recruiting for the 2018 Youth Conservation Corps (YCC), a residential work-based education program for young men and women between the ages of 15 and 18. https://www.nps.gov/yell/learn/news/18007.htm
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Posted: February 12, 2018, 2:12 pm

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