• Wind Cave National Park - Two Worlds

    Wind Cave

    National Park South Dakota

Wind Cave Room - Bushed

Bushed
Bushed
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Discoved by Stan Allison, Bob Kobza, and Jim Nepstad on January 19, 1991. Bushed is a major helicite bush area. Helicite bushes up to 3½ feet tall, some coated with dogtooth spar, can be found here.

Did You Know?

fire on the prairie

Fire is an important factor in protecting the prairie. Historically, fires burned across the prairie every 4 to 7 years. Fires burn the small trees that would otherwise march across the prairie and turn the grasslands to forest.