• Wind Cave National Park - Two Worlds

    Wind Cave

    National Park South Dakota

Insects - Walkingstick

Walkingstick, Phasmatidae
Walkingstick - Family Phasmatidae
NPS Photo by Jim Pisarowicz
 
Walkingsticks are more commonly found in tropical areas but a few species are found in the northern states. Walkingsticks are plant feeders.

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Bull elk in the park.

A Rocky Mountain bull elk weighs between 700 - 800 pounds. Rocky Mountain elk were introduced to the park in 1914 and 1916. More...