Solid Earth

This page was written by Denny Capps as part of the DLESE Community Services Project: Integrating Research in Education.

Old Faithful Geyser basin.
Old Faithful Geyser basin. Details


Resources describing Yellowstone volcanism in a solid earth context.

Bedrock Geology

Resources describing bedrock geology in Yellowstone.


Resources describing hazards associated with Yellowstone from a solid earth perspective.


Resources describing seismicity in Yellowstone.

Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone Details


Maps describing the solid earth components of Yellowstone.

Yellowstone: Solid Earth

General resources describing solid earth aspects of the Yellowstone geoecosystem.

Additional Literature

Additional useful literature about Yellowstone.

For ideas on how to use these webpages in a classroom, a Study Guide is provided.