Unamused, the osprey mama circled and squawked and even dove at researchers Monday morning as they carefully lifted her two chicks from their nest south of Laurel.
Four people had to be rescued from a sandbar by a Yellowstone County Sheriff Department’s boat after their Jeep Rubicon floated away from the Buffalo Mirage Fishing Access Site on Sunday around 7 p.m.
Participants in the Yellowstone River Boat Float departed from Livingston on Friday morning.
Four teens who had intended to float the Yellowstone River on pool inner tubes and an inflatable mattress Tuesday were caught off guard by the speed of the river and needed to be rescued, the Yellowstone County Sheriff's office reported.
Walter Martin Larson Jr., or “Marty” as he likes to be called, was convicted in 2013 of choking his ex-wife to death and tossing her body in the Yellowstone River.
Fish, Wildlife and Parks has written a draft environmental assessment outlining proposed construction to improve Pelican fishing access site on the Yellowstone River, 10 miles southeast of Big Timber.
LAUREL — For now, the danger seems to have passed, but Kurt Markegard is still fuming.
High water erodes the levy at Riverside Park on Memorial Day in Laurel.
High water exposed mesh mats laid down to hold dirt in place so plants could take root.
The flood waters of 2011 on the Yellowstone River destroyed the concrete boat ramp at Riverside Park near Laurel.
Since the Yellowstone River has receded riprap that was added to reinforce the bank has been exposed.
Dirt that had been held under fabric mats was washed loose by the rising Yellowstone River.
Montana Whitewater Raft Co. guide Katie Potter safely guides a family of tourists from Tyler, Texas, through the rapids of Yankee Jim Canyon on the Yellowstone River north of Gardiner last Wednesday. Strong runoff has created great conditions for whitewater boating in Montana this year.
The Smiley family gets wet as Montana Whitewater Raft Co. guide Katie Potter navigates through the rapids of Yankee Jim Canyon on the Yellowstone River north of Gardiner last Wednesday. The route is the most popular whitewater run on the upper Yellowstone, serviced by several guide companies.
River rafting guides discuss the high water levels being experienced on the Yellowstone River near Gardner, Montana.
Kolby Matheny prepares to practice a river rescue of David Roberts using a ‘’live bait’’ rescue technique on June 4 on the Yellowstone River. The rescuers were cautioned to always have a self-rescue option before they jumped into the water.
Whitewater rafting guides Kasara Batzler, left, and Jack Lowery practice river rescue techniques in the Yellowstone River. All new rafting guides take the rescue course and many experienced guides take a refresher to stay sharp.
GARDINER — For Montana’s recreational whitewater boaters, this spring’s high river flows have been a hoot — a long, primal hoot.
Six Yellowstone River fishing access sites that were closed by high water in the last month are being reopened.
Thanks to a drier-than-predicted May, the spring runoff forecast for the Missouri River Basin was downgraded by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers on Tuesday by about 600,000 acre feet.