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Episode 5: Voices of Yellowstone

 

More Information

Yellowstone Sound Library
http://www.nps.gov/yell/photosmultimedia/soundlibrary.htm

Winter Monitoring and Other Reports - Yellowstone National Park
http://www.nps.gov/yell/parkmgmt/winter_monitoring.htm

Greater Yellowstone Science Learning Center - Winter Soundscapes
http://www.greateryellowstonescience.org/topics/humans/soundscapes/winter

National Park Service - Natural Sounds
http://nature.nps.gov/sound/index.cfm

Western Soundscape Archive
http://westernsoundscape.org/

"Whisper of the Wild" by Kim Tingley - New York Times Magazine
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/03/18/magazine/is-silence-going-extinct.html?_r=3

Did You Know?

Upper Geyser Basin Hydrothermal Features on a Winter Day.

Yellowstone contains approximately one-half of the world’s hydrothermal features. There are over 10,000 hydrothermal features, including over 300 geysers, in the park.