unesco http://wyomingpublicmedia.org en Yellowstone Seeks Public Comment For UNESCO http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/yellowstone-seeks-public-comment-unesco <p>Officials at Yellowstone National Park are seeking public comment on a draft report about threats the park is facing, as well as progress made addressing those threats.</p><p>The report was prompted by the UN&#39;s World Heritage Committee after the park became a UNESCO world heritage site in 1978.</p><p>Al Nash is a spokesperson for Yellowstone. He says the World Heritage Committee put the park on its list of endangered places in 1095, when a plan to mine gold in an area adjacent to the park was to resume&hellip; but, when that plan was scrapped, Yellowstone was removed from the list.</p> Sat, 07 Jan 2012 00:28:25 +0000 Tristan Ahtone 17706 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org Yellowstone Seeks Public Comment For UNESCO