Colorado National Monument

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Colorado National Monument

Fruita, CO 81521, Tel: 970-858-3617


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.


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.


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