Sharp-tailed grouse at Custer National Cemetery
Sharp-tailed grouse sitting in Custer National Cemetery.

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Little Bighorn Battlefield National Monument is more than just battlefields and monuments. It is an ecosystem composed of a variety of species-birds, mammals, reptiles, and amphibians- native to southeastern Montana.

Pronghorn running across the grasslands


Get to know some of the other mammals that call Little Bighorn Battlefield home.

Grasslands are heavily influenced by fire.

Learn About Fire's Impact on Grasslands

Fire is very important to the ecological health of grasslands.

Great Plains Toad


Learn about our cold blooded friends!



Learn more about which reptiles call the battlefield home.

Last updated: December 1, 2016

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Little Bighorn Battlefield National Monument
P.O. Box 39

Crow Agency, MT 59022-0039


(406) 638-2621

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