• Wind Cave National Park - Two Worlds

    Wind Cave

    National Park South Dakota

Abstract - Fire Study Report - Park Headquarters Fire

Dieterich, J.H. 1964. Fire Study Report - Park Headquarters Fire. 28 p.

Abstract

Analysis and report of the Headquarters Fire which burned 12,000 acres.

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.