Yellowstone - National Park

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The Yellowstone National Park has fast become a worldwide known name. Yellowstone is actually extremely large as it can span over a huge area of 8, 980 KM2. http://basicplanet.com/yellowstone-national-park/

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Yellowstone - National Park

  1. 1. Yellowstone National Park BasicPlanet.com
  2. 2. Yellowstone is actually extremely large as it can span over a huge area of 3,468.4 square miles. This national park covers the states of Wyoming, Montana and Idaho. BasicPlanet.com
  3. 3. This is a vast area to explore and there are many canyons, mountain ranges, rivers and of course lakes that make up Yellowstone. BasicPlanet.com
  4. 4. The Yellowstone Caldera actually covers most of the land area of Yellowstone. This is from the rocks from the volcano as well as the lava flow which also comes during the eruptions. BasicPlanet.com
  5. 5. It has erupted thousand years ago and the force of the eruptions has all been very wild and very dangerous. BasicPlanet.com
  6. 6. Yellowstone National Park is known for its vast wildlife as well as the many amazing features. There are dozens of different species of fish, reptiles, birds and mammals, including herds of elk and bison. BasicPlanet.com
  7. 7. There are several species which are considered to be endangered; and there might still be species out there that is undiscovered. BasicPlanet.com
  8. 8. Forest fires occur in the park each year. About thirty-five natural forest fires are ignited each year by lightning, while another six to ten are started by human mistake. BasicPlanet.com
  9. 9. The park is considered to be safe as there are many recreational activities such boating, fishing, hiking or camping. BasicPlanet.com
  10. 10. The park does have millions of visitors each year including tourists and local parties also. About 3 million people each year. Today, the Yellowstone National Park is a national icon and something which is very popular. BasicPlanet.com
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