• Wind Cave National Park - Two Worlds

    Wind Cave

    National Park South Dakota

Insects, Spiders, Centipedes, Millipedes

Damselfly Drying Its Wings
Damselfly Drying Its Wings
NPS Photo by Tom Bean

A variety of insects and arthropods can be found in the park. Click on the links below to learn more.

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.