An Important Tool to Tame WildfireDid you notice that this forest burned? Some areas show no signs of fire. Blackened tree skeletons tell of crown fire in other areas. This is a typical burn mosaic of a western wildfire. How did the visitor center and nearby trees survive? Fire tells a story at Jewel Cave National Monument.
|Placed By||The National Park Service of the U.S. Department of the Interior|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Friday, October 17th, 2014 at 11:40am PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||13T E 594256 N 4842534|
|Decimal Degrees||43.72985000, -103.82965000|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 43° 43.791', W 103° 49.779'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||43° 43' 47.46" N, 103° 49' 46.74" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 1101-1199 F D R 277, Custer SD 57730, US|
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