Annie Carlson

Annie Carlson

Annie Carlson is the research coordinator at the Yellowstone Center for Resources at Yellowstone National Park.

Yellowstone's Fountain Hotel

Yellowstone’s former Fountain Hotel still has a mystery to solve

By: - December 6, 2022

Millions of visitors enjoy the wonders of Yellowstone National Park each year. Most of these people need a place to stay overnight in or around the park; thus, many hotels and campgrounds have been constructed to accommodate overnight visitors. Several large hotels are no longer standing. Here, we shed light on the history of one such […]

Yellowstone's Parting of the Waters

At Yellowstone’s boundary, Two Ocean Pass is a place where fish can swim over Continental Divide

By: - March 22, 2022

Near the southern boundary of Yellowstone National Park is a curious location — a pass on the Continental Divide that is so gentle, fish can swim across, moving from the Pacific to the Atlantic watershed. The Continental Divide of North America is a crest that stretches from Alaska south through the Canadian Rockies, the contiguous 48, and […]