Yellowstone National Park

National Park
Record Public

Description

The Yellowstone National Park was the first national park in the United States of America. The area includes a vast geothermal area in the northern United States, which includes at least half of the world geysers.
In the area there are the following habitats: geysers, hot springs, fumaroles, rivers with riparian vegetation, lakes, grasslands, scrubs, subalpine forests, alpine meadows, valleys, plateau and mountains.

Ornithological importance

In this area there is a record of at least 285 species, of which approximately 150 species breed. Highlight to the Trumpeter Swan(Cygnus buccinator), Canada Goose (Branta canadensis), California Gull (Larus californicus), Clark’s Nutcracker (Nucifraga columbiana), Common Raven (Corvus corax), Tree Swallow (Tachycineta bicolor), Cliff Swallow (Petrochelidon pyrrhonota), Mountain Chickadee (Parus gambeli), American Robin (Turdus migratorius), Yellow-rumped Warbler (Dendroica coronata), and Dark-eyed Junco (Junco hyemalis).

Geographic information

44.645755°, -110.539584°
8983.180km²

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Conservation status

  • National Park
    • Yellowstone National Park
      Yes
      100.00
      Since 01/03/1872
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