The Greater Yellowstone Science Learning Center is a portal to information about the natural and cultural resources of Yellowstone and Grand Teton (including John D. Rockefeller, Jr. Memorial Parkway) national parks and Bighorn Canyon National Recreation Area. By reporting on what has been learned from research and monitoring in these parks, we hope to increase public awareness of new findings and encourage studies that will help guide park management decisions. The National Park Service has set up Research Learning Centers as public-private partnerships that promote the sharing of scientific knowledge about the parks.

NOTICE:  Due to increased fire activity there may be closures in effect in certain research areas.  Researchers should check wtih the permitting office by calling 307-344-2239 for further information.  Updates regarding the current fire situation are available at http://www.nps.gov/yell/parknews/newsreleases.htm