yellowstone national park

Tutorial: Creating Event or Location Map Markers

Article: Tutorial: Creating Event or Location Map Markers

Welcome to Eco-mmunity. This website aims to connect people to all the green resources in the world. One of those resources is environmental events and important environmental locations. Creating event and location markers in Eco-mmunity is a great way to create awareness about ways to lessen damage to the environment, and also to protect special…

Bush Snowmobile Plan for Yellowstone National Park Struck Down

Article: Bush Snowmobile Plan for Yellowstone National Park Struck Down

WASHINGTON, DC, September 15, 2008 (ENS) – The Bush administration’s authorization of increased snowmobile use in Yellowstone National Park violates the fundamental legal responsibility of the National Park Service to protect the clean air, wildlife, and natural quiet of national parks for the benefit of all visitors, a federal court ruled today. The administration authorized…

Emergency Petition Urges End to Yellowstone Bison Killing

Article: Emergency Petition Urges End to Yellowstone Bison Killing

WASHINGTON, DC, April 11, 2008 (ENS) – Bison advocates and environmental groups filed an emergency petition Thursday with the U.S. Interior Department urging the agency to stop the slaughter of wild bison migrating out of the Yellowstone National Park. Nearly a third of the Yellowstone bison herd has been killed by state and federal authorities…

Yellowstone Bison Killed to Protect Nonexistent Cattle

Article: Yellowstone Bison Killed to Protect Nonexistent Cattle

WEST YELLOWSTONE, Montana, March 4, 2008 (ENS) – Bison advocates and local landowners today asked federal and state officials to stop capturing and slaughtering Yellowstone bison in a cattle-free zone outside the western boundary of Yellowstone National Park, until a review is conducted of changes in land ownership in the Horse Butte area. “The government…