Abstract - Report on Aerial Census of Bison and Elk, February 17, 1978
Klukas, R.W. 1978. Report on aerial census of bison and elk, February 17, 1978. 5 p.
This report decribes the attempts of the research biologist to census, by use of aerial photography, bison and elk in Wind Cave National Park. Report to the Superintendent of Wind Cave National Park on the winter aerial census of bison and elk.
Did You Know?
Winds caused by changes in barometric pressure are what give Wind Cave its name. These winds have been measured at the cave's walk-in entrance at over 70 mph. The winds at the natural entrance of the cave attracted the attention of Native Americans and early settlers.