|Above, an osprey chick in its nest in the Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone. Photo by Armand Vaquer.|
Yellowstone National Park will be the recipient of grant money from Yellowstone Forever to fund priority park projects.
According to Buckrail.com:
JACKSON HOLE, WYO – Yellowstone Forever is providing $5.9 million to fund 53 priority projects in Yellowstone National Park including the wolf program, trailhead information displays, and black bear research.
“Yellowstone National Park is a wonderland that deserves our stewardship and support,” said Heather White, Yellowstone Forever president and CEO. “At Yellowstone Forever, we are proud to partner with the National Park Service to fund vital park projects and exceptional educational programs that inspire and engage. We look forward to continuing our work together to help preserve and enhance the world’s first national park for generations to come.”
Projects funded by Yellowstone Forever include wildlife research and management, visitor experience, youth education, and sustainability, among others.
Yellowstone Forever is the official education and fundraising nonprofit partner of Yellowstone National Park.
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