• A bull elk bugles in Yellowstone National Park

    Yellowstone

    National Park ID,MT,WY

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  • Craig Pass Closed for the Season; Mammoth to Norris Closed Sept. 14-30

    The road linking West Thumb and Old Faithful is closed for the season—traffic should detour through West Thumb, Lake, and Canyon. The road from Mammoth to Norris is closed for two weeks—traffic should detour over Dunraven Pass. More »

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?

Bear Cubs

Even though the animals of Yellowstone seem tame they are still wild. Feeding the animals is not permitted in any way, and all visitors must keep 100 yards away from wolves and bears, and 25 yards from other animals.