Yellowstone River


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Yel·low·stone River

 (yĕl′ō-stōn′)
A river, about 1,080 km (670 mi) long, of northwest Wyoming and southern and eastern Montana. It flows northward through Yellowstone Lake and Yellowstone National Park then east and northeast to the Missouri River. The park includes numerous geysers, including Old Faithful.
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Noun1.Yellowstone River - a tributary of the Missouri River that flows through the Yellowstone National ParkYellowstone River - a tributary of the Missouri River that flows through the Yellowstone National Park
Montana, Treasure State, MT - a state in northwestern United States on the Canadian border
Equality State, WY, Wyoming - a state in the western United States; mountainous in the west and north with the Great Plains in the east
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Henry, already mentioned, he established a post on the banks of the Yellowstone River in
From the Sierra Nevada to Nebraska, and from the Yellowstone River in the north to the Colorado upon the south, is a region of desolation and silence.
S 137 Focus: Yellowstone River Compact Violation Judgment Awards Judgment is awarded against the State of Wyoming and in favor of the State of Montana for violations of the Yellowstone River Compact resulting from Wyomings reduction of the volume of water available in the Tongue River at the Stateline between Wyoming and Montana by 1300 acre feet in 2004 and 56 acre feet in 2006.
Waterbodies with restoration plans where activities have resulted in specific pollutants no longer harming a beneficial use in the 2015-2017 period include Clarks Fork Yellowstone River, Stillwater River, Soda Butte Creek, Miller Creek, Fisher Creek, Careless Creek and Jim Creek.
They were bound for eastern Montana to hunt big game along the Yellowstone River, only thirteen years after the Battle of the Little Bighorn.
will pay $12 million for environmental damages caused by a pipeline break that spilled 63,000 gallons of crude into Montana's Yellowstone River and prompted a national debate over lax pipeline safety rules, officials said.
A 183-mile stretch of the Yellowstone River and hundreds of miles of other waterways were indefinitely closed Friday to prevent the spread of a parasite believed to have killed tens of thousands of fish.
The Yellowstone River is a tributary of the Missouri River and the longest unimpounded river in the conterminous United States (Benke, 1990).
The pipeline would run 875 miles, moving 830,000 barrels of crude a day from the tar sands of Alberta to Gulf Coast refineries and passing near where 30,000 gallons of crude spilled into Montana's Yellowstone River earlier this month.
Federal regulators on Friday ordered a pipeline company to make major upgrades to a line that spilled almost 40,000 gallons of oil into Montana's Yellowstone River and fouled a local water supply.
We were traveling by the Yellowstone River, and I was playing with a beaver.
His operation is on 126 acres of land he owns in the dry farm and range country west of the Yellowstone River, where neighbors are scattered along a grid of gravel roads leading to the site.

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