Mike Godfrey for KSL.com | Posted June 10 - 1:27 p.m.
Before Yellowstone National Park there was the Yosemite Valley land grant and had it not been for the missteps of a California state commission the national park idea might not have been born. Enjoy a stunning 4K HDR tour of Yosemite Valley and learn how this landscape influenced the conservation of public lands.
Mike Godfrey for KSL.com | Posted Jan. 28 - 12:15 p.m.
High Dynamic Range, or HDR, video is the most recent iteration of display technology, making images more lifelike than ever. Enjoy a remarkable virtual tour of Yellowstone National Park like few people will ever see, right from your own home.
Mike Godfrey for KSL.com | Posted July 30 - 3:52 p.m.
A video contains rare footage of the secretive romantic lives of Yellowstone's grizzly bears as they contend with a wiley coyote. What might we learn from this exchange about our dominant role on the landscape?
Mike Godfrey for KSL.com | Posted April 28 - 4:31 p.m.
It may sound like a campy, made-for-cable B movie, but this is the stranger than fiction — and surprisingly hopeful — story of a forgotten American island chain and what states like Utah might learn from its turbulent history.
Mike Godfrey for KSL.com | Posted April 30 - 12:15 p.m.
Early conservationists and hunters were unenthusiastic about predators generally and wolves in particular. Here's a look into the effect Yellowstone wolf reintroduction has had on hunting and human safety.
Mike Godfrey for KSL.com | Posted April 20 - 12:14 p.m.
This series has allowed federal, state, and local wildlife and managers to respond to claims, questions, and concerns, regarding wolf reintroduction and in so doing, separated fact from fiction, and reality from fables. We've examined the rationale behind reintroduction, claims regarding wolf taxonomy, and the factual effects of wolves on Yellowstone's ecology and game animals. This article will examine the factual effects of wolves on people.
Mike Godfrey for KSL.com | Posted April 3 - 1:15 p.m.
After 25 years of wolves in Yellowstone, we can answer lingering concerns regarding their influence on elk and moose populations, as well as answer whether wolves can truly be credited with changing rivers.
Mike Godfrey for KSL.com | Posted March 24 - 1:18 p.m.
Twenty-five years on, the reintroduction of wolves into Yellowstone National Park is still a controversial topic. But it's now possible to separate fact from fiction and provide answers and clarity to lingering questions.
Mike Godfrey for KSL.com | Posted Oct. 17 - 7:32 p.m.
As home to dozens of mountain ranges, Utah represents an extremely crowded field of high-elevation splendor, but Mount Timpanogos in Utah County rises above all other (some taller) peaks as Utah's Everest. Here are four reasons why.