Wildland Fire History

Wildland firefighters working in the field

Historic Wildland Fires

Every fire that has occurred on NPS land, including the Yellowstone fires of 1988, has a lesson to teach if we only pay attention.

Glacier Lookout from 1935

Panoramic Lookout Project

Viewing photographs of different eras in the national parks can give insights on ecosystem processes, as well change over time.

Last updated: December 27, 2017