• Jasper Forest is magical in twilight, particularly the logs on stone pedestals

    Petrified Forest

    National Park Arizona

Science Park

Petrified Forest National Park is a Science Park! The park is best known for it's paleontological resources, but there is so much more....

Issues and Concerns: Air, Water, Dark Skies, and More


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Pallid bat sleeping on a wall.

There are about ten known species of bats in the park. This is a pallid bat sleeping at the Painted Desert Complex. Discover more about mammals of Petrified Forest. More...