Happy Birthday Yellowstone!

In 1872, President Grant signed the Act of Dedication, creating Yellowstone National Park.  It is the World’s first National Park, paving the way for land conservation efforts around the world.

Crystal Falls, Yellowstone National Park
Crystal Falls, Yellowstone National ParkPhoto taken by William Henry Jackson, 1871

Here’s to 140 years going strong, and counting!

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