Audio Postcards

Audio postcards offer vignettes of life in Yellowstone: sometimes they are short stories, sometimes ethereal bites of sound. We hope they make you feel like you just happened upon something unexpected, or overheard something captivating. Take a minute to get lost in the rich soundscapes of the park. For the most immersive experience, we recommend headphones. Thanks for listening.

Want more audio? Check out our sound library.



Audio postcards are supported by the Acoustic Atlas through a collaborative project with the Montana State University Library, which collects and curates field recordings of natural sounds in the Greater Yellowstone Ecosystem.

Audio postcards are supported, in part, by Yellowstone Forever, and by a generous grant through the Eyes on Yellowstone program. Eyes on Yellowstone is made possible by Canon U.S.A., Inc. This program represents the largest corporate donation for wildlife conservation in the park.

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Technical assistance provided by Colorado State University's Sound and Light Ecology Team, a group dedicated to understanding and preserving the natural sounds and night skies of the world.
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Last updated: June 23, 2017

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