• A bull elk bugles in Yellowstone National Park

    Yellowstone

    National Park ID,MT,WY

L is for Longtail Weasel

A weasel crawls across boulders in a meadow.

Longtail weasels have long slender bodies. They are related to minks and otters.

 

Did You Know?

Seventh Cavalry Ensignia Pin.

Prior to the establishment of the National Park Service, the U.S. Army protected Yellowstone between 1886 and 1918. Fort Yellowstone was established at Mammoth Hot Springs for that purpose.