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In 1871 the Northern Pacific Railroad entered what is now North Dakota and by 1873 it had reached Bismarck (formerly


North Dakota has had a number of confirmed earthquakes that occurred from 1909 through 2012.

Abandoned Mines

Coal mining in the early days of North Dakota have resulted in a great number of abandoned underground and surface mi

Scenic Byways

Travel the byways and backways of North Dakota to see the breathtaking views, uninhabited land, wildlife, country charm, rich culture and history. Photo credit: Obsessed Photographers Group

Wind Turbines

The state ranks 11th in the country for installed wind capacity and ranks 6th in the country for wind energy potentia