Fire Stories

Fire stories from the national parks highlight events, incidents, and the like, associated with fire and fuels management, as well as fire education, technology, partnerships, and more. Stories highlight work related to Department of the Interior initiatives as well as local and regional initiatives.

2008 Fire Stories by Park

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Yellowstone National Park, Wyoming

Students Learn Fire Ecology through Place-based Learning (FY 08)* Did the 1988 fires really devastate Yellowstone? What has regenerated? How is the landscape different? These are some questions 100 students from Gardiner and Bozeman, Montana, answered after participating in an intensive three-day fire ecology and management program with Teton Science Schools (TSS), the National Park Service, and the U.S. Forest Service.