WyoJones' Yellowstone Geyser Pages

You have found Wyo's Yellowstone Geyser pages which contains images of and information on  the geysers of Yellowstone

Location of geyser basins

Yellowstone National Park,

WY, MT, ID

USA

 
Yellowstone has 9 significant geyser basins: Norris, Gibbon, Upper, Lower, Midway, Lone Star, West Thumb, Shoshone, and  Heart Lake.  For More Info On The Unique Geoloic Setting Of The Yellowstone Geysers click on the caldera rim. External Links on Yellowstone Geology

A brief explanation of the geologic history of the Yellowstone caldera can be found in  U.S. Geological survey Open File  report 95-59 BY Daniel Dzururisin, Robert L. Christiansen and Kenneth L. Pierce.

The caldera is located over the Yellowstone hot spot

More on the Yellowstone Hot Spot and its unique geology from Dr. Bob Smith of the University of Utah.

Seismicity Maps from U of Utah which includes Epicenters of earthquakes from 1973 to present, earthquake activity in the last week, table of recent earthquakes in the Yellowstone Area.

  Index to Wyo's Yellowstone Geyser Pages

Norris Geyser Basin

Gibbon Geyser Basin

Upper Geyser Basin

Lower Geyser Basin

Midway Geyser Basin

Lone Star Geyser Basin

West Thumb Geyser Basin

Heart Lake Geyser Basin

Shoshone Geyser Basin

Other Geyser Locations.

YELLOWSTONE GEYSER LOCATION MAPS

OTHER GEYSER GAZER'S PAGES

Swimming in Geysers -- NOT!  

 


External Links

Watch an eruption of Old Faithful Live via the National Park Services' old Faithful web cam

 

 



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