Tiger Salamander (Ambystoma tigrinum)

Tiger Salamander (Ambystoma tigrinum) The highest diversity of salamanders is found in Southeast United states, but Wyoming is unique to...
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Indian Paintbrush (Castilleja sp.)

Indian Paintbrush (Castilleja sp.) With over 200 species of Castilleja, this species of Indian Paintbrush is native to the United...
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Gray Wolf (Canis lupus)

Gray Wolf (Canis lupus) Despite what their name might suggest, gray wolves aren’t just gray. Their coats can vary between...
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UW-NPS Research Center signMule deerGordy shoveling a snow drift taller than he is off of the roof of one of the UW-NPS buildings

To achieve our vision, UW students and faculty partner with the National Park Service and others to increase opportunities for research, scholarship, creative and cultural activities, and courses connected to Wyoming’s iconic landscapes and ecosystems, its Native American culture and heritage, and its traditions from ranching to recreation.