Tags

, , , ,

Did you know that the Yellowstone National Park was created today in 1872? It is located in parts of Wyoming, Montana, and Idaho. A national park is an area of land that is set aside to conserve or protect nature. Yellowstone is well-known for its wildlife and geothermal features. Some of the wildlife include bison, elk, grizzly bears, and wolves. Some of the geothermal features include hot springs, mud pots, fumaroles, and geysers. One of the most famous geysers is the Old Faithful Geyser, it erupts every 35 -120 minutes.

We hope that you have a spectacular day at school. Remember to think kind thoughts, use kind words, and do kind things. We Love You.

 

Bonus Fact:

Yellowstone is the first national park created in the world. It is 63 miles north to south, 54 miles east to west and 2,219,789 acres.

The Yellowstone National Park sits on top of a supervolcano. Yellowstone has one of the largest petrified forests in the world, created by the ash and debris from a past volcanic blast.

Advertisements