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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?

Yellowstone Wolf.

There were no wolves in Yellowstone in 1994. The wolves that were reintroduced in 1995 and 1996 thrived and there are now over 300 of their descendents living in the Greater Yellowstone Area.