• Wind Cave National Park - Two Worlds

    Wind Cave

    National Park South Dakota

Wildflowers - Fringed Sagewort

Fringed Sagewort - Artemisia frigida
Fringed Sagewort, Woman's Sage - Artemisia frigida
NPS Photo by Jim Pisarowicz
 
Fringed Sagewort is an important winter food for deer and elk. It is probably the most widely distributed species of Artemisia.

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Prairie Dog Barking

Lewis and Clark, while on their journey up the Missouri River in 1804, noted that this "wild dog of the prairie...appears here in infinite numbers." More...