The 12-year-old alpha female, the only white wolf in the park, was found near death last month. The police are treating the shooting as a crime.
Packs of the animals, once endangered, have flourished, but biologists worry about the effects of renewed hunting outside the national park.
A research team will conduct flights over the national park using an electromagnetic system suspended from a helicopter, which acts like an X-ray.
Imagine visiting Yellowstone this summer. You wake up before dawn to take a picture of the sunrise over the mists emanating from Yellowstone hot springs. A thunderhead towers above the […]
Over the weekend, the Yellowstone National Park felt its strongest earthquake since 1980 — a M4.7 event located just north of the Norris Geyser Basin at a depth of ~7 km. As you can guess, with such an earthquake, the Yellowstone-fearing throngs got a little nervous. However, this earthquake is nothing out of the ordinary for Yellowstone, even if it is larger than your average seismic event in or near the caldera.
It’s the awe-inspiring pride of the United States – and it harbors a deadly power that could kill us all. Yellowstone National Park is pristine wilderness, full of scenic landscape […]