Colorado National Monument
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Colorado National Monument (website)
Fruita, CO 81521, Tel: 970-858-3617
Details: Colorado National Monument provides a varied habitat of bird life among the rugged terrain and arid, semi-desert climate. 127 species of birds have been recorded at the monument.
Birds: Pelicans, Ducks, Vultures, Eagles, Hawks, Gallinaceous Birds, Herons, Cranes, Shorebirds, Doves, Owls, Goatsuckers, Swifts, Hummingbirds, Kingfishers, Woodpeckers, Flycatchers, Larks, Swallows, Jays, Magpies, Crows, Chickadees, Nuthatches, Wrens, Mockingbirds, Thrushes, Bluebirds, Gnatcatchers, Kinglets, Waxwings, Shrikes, Vireos, Warblers, Weaver Finches, Blackbirds, Orioles, Tanagers, Grosbeaks, Finches, Towhees, Sparrows, Juncos.
Note: Bird listings may include resident and migratory birds and common and rare sightings.