Biennial Scientific Conferences

Initiated in 1991, the Greater Yellowstone biennial scientific conference series encourages awareness and application of wide-ranging, high-caliber scientific work on the region's natural and cultural resources. With the active involvement of professional societies and other institutions, these conferences provide a much-needed forum for knowledge-sharing among hundreds of researchers, park managers, and the general public. They attract world-class speakers and are interdisciplinary by design.

Past Conferences

Copies of the conference proceedings may be available. For more information, please email us.

  • 2018 - Tracking the Human Footprint
  • 2016 - Building on the Past, Leading into the Future: Sustaining the GYE in the Coming Century
  • 2014 - Crossing Boundaries: Science, Management & Conservation in the Greater Yellowstone
  • 2012 - Greater Yellowstone in Transition: Linking Science and Decision Making
  • 2010 - Questioning Greater Yellowstone's Future: Climate, Land Use, and Invasive Species
  • 2008 - The '88 Fires: Yellowstone and Beyond
  • 2005 - Greater Yellowstone Public Lands: A Century of Discovery, Hard Lessons, and Bright Prospects
  • 2003 - Beyond the Arch: Community and Conservation in Greater Yellowstone and East Africa
  • 2001 - Yellowstone Lake: Hotbed of Chaos or Reservoir of Resilience
  • 1999 - Exotic Organisms in Greater Yellowstone: Native Biodiversity Under Siege
  • 1997 - People and Place: The Human Experience in Greater Yellowstone
  • 1995 - Greater Yellowstone Predators: Ecology and Conservation in a Changing Landscape
  • 1993 - The Ecological Implications of Fire in Greater Yellowstone
  • 1991 - Plants and Their Environments

Last updated: May 2, 2019

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