Badlands National Park publishes a series of brochures and flyers about park destinations, resources and other topics of interest.
2012 Park Newspaper
2012 Ranger-Guided Programs
Learn More About the Badlands
Did You Know?
The yellow and red layers in the badlands formations are fossilized soils, called paleosols. Fossil root traces, burrows, and animal bones found within the soils provide scientists with evidence of environmental and climatic changes that occurred in the badlands over time.