Mount Rainier National Park

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Biek, David. “Flora of Mount Rainier National Park.” Corvallis: Oregon State University Press, 2000.

Mathews, Daniel. “Cascade-Olympic Natural History: A Trailside Reference.” 2nd Ed. Portland: Raven Editions, 1999.
Pojar, Jim and Andy MacKinnon. “Revised Plants of the Pacific Northwest Coast.” Vancouver: Lone Pine Publishing, 1994, revised 2004.

Turner, Mark and Phyllis Gustafson. “Wildflowers of the Pacific Northwest.” Portland: Timber Press, Inc, 2006.

Animal Life –
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Yellowstone National Park

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Bartlett, R. 1985. Yellowstone: A wilderness besieged. Tucson: University of Arizona Press.

Carr, E. 2007. Mission 66: Modernism and the national park dilemma. Amherst: University of Massachusetts Press.

Clary, D. 1993. The place where hell bubbled up: A history of Yellowstone National Park. Moose, WY: Homestead Publishing.

Cook, C.W., D.E. Folsom, and W. Peterson. 1965. The Valley of the Upper Yellowstone: An exploration of the headwaters of the Yellowstone River in the year 1869. Norman: University of Oklahoma Press.

Culpin, M.S. 2003. For the benefit and enjoyment of the people: A history of concession development in Yellowstone National Park, 1872–1966. YCR-CR-2003-01. NPS, Mammoth, WY.

Davis, L.B. 1996. The Obsidian Cliff plateau prehistoric lithic source, Yellowstone National Park, Wyoming. Denver: National Park Service Selections Series, No. 6.

Everhart, W. 1983. The National Park Service. Boulder: Westview Press.

Frison, G. 1978. Prehistoric hunters of the high plains. New York: Academic Press.

Haines, A. 1996. The Yellowstone story: A history of our first national park. 2 vols. Niwot: University Press of Colorado.

Janetski, J.C. 2002. Indians of Yellowstone Park. Revised edition. Salt Lake City: University of Utah Press.

Langford, N.P. 1972. The discovery of Yellowstone Park. Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press.

Leopold, A.S. et al. 1963. Wildlife management in the national parks.

MacDonald, D.H. 2018. Before Yellowstone: Native American archaeology in the national park. Seattle: University of Washington Press.

Merrill, M. 1999. Yellowstone and the great West: Journals, letters, and images from the 1871 Hayden Expedition. Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press.

Nabokov, P. and L. Loendorf. 2004. Restoring a presence: American Indians in Yellowstone National Park. Norman: University of Oklahoma.

National Park Service. Management Policies 2006.

Reinhart, K. and J. Henry. 2004. Old Faithful Inn: Crown jewel of national park lodges. Emigrant, MT: Roche Jaune Pictures, Inc.

Schullery, P., editor. 2010. Old Yellowstone Days. Boulder: Colorado Associated University Press. (Orig. pub. 1979.)

Schullery, P. 2004. Searching for Yellowstone. Houghton Mifflin. (Orig. pub. 1997.)

Smith, J. F. 2016. Engineering Eden: The True Story of a Violent Death, a Trial, and the Fight over Controlling Nature. New York: Crown Publishers.

Strong, W.E. 1968. A Trip to Yellowstone National Park in July, August, and September of 1875. Norman: University of Oklahoma Press.

Weixelman, J. 2001. Fear or reverence? Yellowstone Science 9(4).

Whittlesey, L.. 2006. Yellowstone place names. Wonderland Publishing Co.

Whittlesey, L.H. and P. Schullery. 2003. Myth and history in the creation of Yellowstone National Park. Lincoln/ University of Nebraska.
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Vegetation –

Craighead, J.J. et al. 1963. A Field Guide to Rocky Mountain Wildflowers from Northern Arizona and New Mexico to British Colombia. Boston: Houghton Mifflin.

Cronquist et al. (ongoing, currently 6 volumes) Intermountain Flora. New York Botanical Garden.

Despain, D. 1990. Yellowstone Vegetation: Consequences of Environment and History in a Natural Setting. Boulder: Roberts Rinehart.

Dorn, B. 2001. Vascular Plants of Wyoming. 3rd edition.

Elliot, C.R. and M.M. Hektner. 2000. Wetland Resources of Yellowstone National Park. YNP: Wyoming. Out of print, available at

Hitchcock and Cronquist. 1974. Flora of the Pacific Northwest. Seattle: UWashington Press.

Hitchcock et al. Vascular Plants of the Northwest (5 volumes). Seattle: UWashington Press.

Kershaw et al. 1998. Plants of the Rocky Mountains. Lone Pine Publishing.

Preston, R.J. 1968. Rocky Mountain Trees: A Handbook of the Native Species with Plates and Distribution Maps. New York: Dover.

Romme, W.H. and . Knight. 1982. Landscape diversity: The concept applied to Yellowstone National Park. Bioscience. 32:8.

Shaw, R.J. 1964. Trees and Flowering Shrubs of Yellowstone and Grand Teton national parks. Salt Lake City: Wheelwright Press.

Shaw, R.J. 1992. Wildflowers of Yellowstone and Grand Teton national parks. Salt Lake City: Wheelwright Press.
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