Yellowstone National Park


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Yellowstone National Park

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(Placename) a national park in the NW central US, mostly in NW Wyoming: the oldest and largest national park in the US, containing unusual geological formations and geysers. Area: 8956 sq km (3458 sq miles)
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Yel′lowstone Na′tional Park′


n.
a park in NW Wyoming and adjacent parts of Montana and Idaho: geysers, hot springs, falls, canyon. 3458 sq. mi. (8955 sq. km).
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Noun1.Yellowstone National Park - the first national park in the United States; located in the border area between Wyoming and Montana and Idaho; spectacular wilderness; famous for Old Faithful geyser and for buffalo and bears
Gem State, ID, Idaho - a state in the Rocky Mountains
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
Old Faithful - a geyser in Yellowstone National Park that erupts for about 4 minutes about every 65 minutes
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Earning a reputation as Yellowstone National Park's largest body of water, Yellowstone Lake occupies around 136 square miles of the U.S.
While the incident is under investigation by park officials, this is not something new for Yellowstone National Park.
Summary: TEHRAN (FNA)- A swarm of more than 3,000 small earthquakes in the Maple Creek area (in Yellowstone National Park but outside of the Yellowstone volcano caldera) between June 2017 and March 2018 are, at least in part, aftershocks of the 1959 quake.
Theresa Pierno, president of NPCA, as quoted in The Hill about Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke's order, announced in October, to ban new mining for 20 years on 30,000 acres of public land just north of Yellowstone National Park. The land had been threatened by two proposed large-scale gold mines.
Wonderlandscape: Yellowstone National Park and the Evolution of an American Cultural Icon
Summary: The Yellowstone National Park in the US is known for its stunning scenery, wildlife and geothermal features.
Yellowstone National Park is one of the most crowded parks in the country, and for good reason: breathtaking scenery, amazing wildlife, and for anglers, great fishing.
Non-fiction Picture Book | Grey Wolves | Yellowstone National Park
Yellowstone National Park: Through the Lens of Time is his visual tribute to the place and to the work of pioneering photographer William Henry Jackson, who, as part of the 1871 Hayden Survey, first captured its grandeur.
The Wolves Return: A New Beginning for Yellowstone National Park is a children's nonfiction picturebook about the wildlife of the Yellowstone National Park in America.
If you have visited Yellowstone National Park in Wyoming, you would have seen Old Faithful.

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