• close up view of gate and parade ground of Fort Clatsop

    Lewis and Clark

    National Historical Park OR,WA

Reptiles

garter snake

NPS PHOTO

Park Reptiles

Northern Alligator Lizard
Elgaria coerulea

Northwestern Garter Snake
Thamnophis ordinoides

Common Garter Snake
Thamnophis sirtalis

Did You Know?

William Clark

After returning to the United States, William Clark was appointed brigadier general of the Missouri Militia and Superintendent of Indian Affairs for the western territories , and later became governor of Missouri. He married Julia Hancock and had five children. He was 68 years old when he died.