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Inside Yellowstone - Lake Area

 

 
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Natural Highlights of the Lake Area
http://www.nps.gov/yell/planyourvisit/nlake.htm

Frequently Asked Questions
http://www.nps.gov/yell/planyourvisit/lakefaq.htm

Two video lectures on hydrothermal vents and spires on the lake bottom by:
Lisa Morgan (USGS) and Paul Doss, former park geologist
http://www.nps.gov/yell/naturescience/sciencetalks.htm

Map of the Lake Area
http://www.nps.gov/features/yell/interactivemap/lake.htm

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.