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    Yellowstone

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Leadership

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Permeable pavement made from recycled glass provides an environmentally friendly walking surface for visitors at Old Faithful.
 

...continuing a legacy in environmental protection

Yellowstone's complex natural resources and human history can make sustainable changes to facilities, operations, habits and practices seem overwhelming. Yellowstone's managers believe strong leadership will help the park achieve its objectives and are committed to establishing a structure and process for sustainability that is collaborative and broad reaching. Leadership involves developing partnerships among employees, concessioners, visitors, universities, and innovative companies to create successful solutions.

NPS 2012 Green Parks Plan (3.5 MB PDF)

Yellowstone Environmental Corrdinating Committee (YECC)
Yellowstone Green Team - National Park Service

External Links
Green Path - Delaware North Companies
Medcor
Ecologix - Xanterra Parks and Resorts
Yellowstone Association
Yellowstone Park Foundation
Yellowstone Park Service Stations

 
 
 
 

Did You Know?

Dog Hooked to Travois for Transporting Goods.

Some groups of Shoshone Indians, who adapted to a mountain existence, chose not to acquire the horse. These included the Sheep Eaters, or Tukudika, who used dogs to transport food, hides, and other provisions. The Sheep Eaters lived in many locations in Yellowstone.