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Protect the Park

Yellowstone is bigger than its boundary. Each of us plays a role in protecting Yellowstone for future generations. Whether that’s giving wildlife space, staying on marked paths, properly disposing of trash, making a donation to support the park, or spreading the word, we all can make a difference. 

Yellowstone Forever

As the official nonprofit partner of Yellowstone National Park, Yellowstone Forever protects, preserves and enhances Yellowstone National Park through education and philanthropy.

Take the #YellowstonePledge

The Yellowstone Pledge is a personal promise you make to yourself and the park. Take the pledge. Tell a friend. Protect the park.

Recycling and Waste Diversion

Yellowstone National Park and its concession partners are striving to divert 75% of the solid waste produced in the park from landfills.

Water Conservation

With a changing climate, it is critical that we conserve water and ensure that Yellowstone’s facilities and operations have minimal impact on water resources.

Dark Skies and their Importance

Discover the impact that dark skies not only have on wildlife but humans too.

Yellowstone by the Numbers


miles of rivers and streams


mammal species


native plant species

Travel Responsibly

Discover how you can protect the land and yourself while traveling to the Yellowstone states.

Wy Responsibly


Montana Matters