• An aerial view of Old Faithful erupting taken from Observation Point with the Old Faithful Inn to the side.

    Yellowstone

    National Park ID,MT,WY

Fifth Biennial Scientific Conference

Cover for the 5th Conference Proceedings.
 

Exotic Organisms in Greater Yellowstone: Native Biodiversity Under Siege

The proceedings were published by the Western North American Naturalist (formerly the Great Basin Naturalist) in various volumes. These papers are available online in pdf format at http://wnan.byu.edu/. The links below point to each volume that contains a paper or papers from the conference.

Great Basin Naturalist, vol. 59, no. 4, October 1999. Geography of Exotic Plants Adjacent to Campgrounds, Yellowstone National Park, USA

Western North American Naturalist, vol. 61, no. 3, July 2001. All papers in this issue are from the conference.

Western North American Naturalist, vol. 61, no. 4, Oct. 2001.

Western North American Naturalist, vol. 62, no. 1, Jan. 2002. Invisible Invasion: Potential Contamination of Yellowstone Hot Springs by Human Activity

Did You Know?

Fire in Yellowstone Pineland in 1988

The 1988 fires affected 793,880 acres or 36 percent of the park. Five fires burned into the park that year from adjacent public lands. The largest, the North Fork Fire, started from a discarded cigarette. It burned more than 410,000 acres.