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Yellowstone National Park Business Plan July 2003

The Business Plan has been broken down into seven Adobe Acrobat documents (pdfs) in order to allow quick downloading over slower connections. A full version of the document can be found at the bottom of this page.

Introduction (418KB pdf)
Yellowstone Maps (978KB pdf)
Historical Context (280KB pdf)
Current Park Operations (379KB pdf)
Financials (645KB pdf)
Priorities and Strategies (282KB pdf)
Looking Forward (277KB pdf)
Business Plan - the full document (3MB pdf)
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Did You Know?

Fire in Yellowstone Pineland in 1988

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.