Badlands National Park
The objectives of this study are to 1) determine the steppe habitat types and indicate the successional status of the current vegetation, 2) provide a mylar map of climax/relict communities, if any, for the entire park, 3) establish a network of permanent plots to evaluate changes in seral and climax communities for the North Unit and Sheep Mountain Table, and 4) provide a mylar map of candidate and/or listed rare, threatened, or endangered plant species per state and federal lists as they are encountered during the course of the study.
Butler, Jack L. and Batt, James E.
"Vegetation Distribution in Badlands National Park,"
University of Wyoming National Park Service Research Center Annual Report: Vol. 15
, Article 10.
Available at: http://repository.uwyo.edu/uwnpsrc_reports/vol15/iss1/10