• Along the Washita - 1868 by Gene V. Dougherty

    Washita Battlefield

    National Historic Site Oklahoma

Animals

Animals that live at Washita Battlefield National Historic Site

Animals that live at Washita Battlefield National Historic Site

NPS Photo

Washita Battlefield National Historic Site is known more for the events that took place here on November 27, 1868 than as a 'natural park.' This mixed-grass prairie, however, is still considered home to a wide variety of birds, mammals, reptiles, and more!

Did You Know?

Scissor-Tailed Flycatcher

That Washita Battlefield is home to over 99 bird species, including the state bird of Oklahoma, the Scissor-Tailed Flycatcher, and the state game bird, the Wild Turkey.