Yellowstone Rising Again From Ashes of Devastating Fires

  title={Yellowstone Rising Again From Ashes of Devastating Fires},
  author={Richard A. Stone},
  pages={1527 - 1528}
  • R. Stone
  • Published 5 June 1998
  • Geography
  • Science
ECOLOGYYELLOWSTONE NATIONAL PARK-- Defying early predictions that the 1988 series of fires here might open territory to invading weeds or shift the balance toward species that once struggled to maintain a niche in the park, the postfire ecosystems are shaping up to be essentially the same as those that prospered before the flames. But at a meeting [*][1] last week at Montana State University in Bozeman, scientists reported the results of studies showing that climate change may drastically alter… Expand
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