Yellowstone Accepting Names for Firewood Collection Pemits
Contact: Nash, (307)344-2010
Contact: Vallie, (307)344-2012
Yellowstone National Park will soon be acc Yellowstone National Park will soon be accepting names of individuals interested in receiving firewood collection permits during 2006. Excess firewood is periodically available in the park due to such events as wildland fire fuel mitigation, strong winds, construction projects, or hazard tree removal.
Did You Know?
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.