• Wind Cave National Park - Two Worlds

    Wind Cave

    National Park South Dakota

Trees - American Elm

American Elm - Ulmus americana
American Elm - Ulmus americana
NPS Photo by Jim Pisarowicz
 
The buds, flowers, and seeds of the American Elm are eaten by squirrels, grouse and other birds, rabbits and mice. Deer browse on the American Elm's leaves.

Did You Know?

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...