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Casa Grande Ruins National Monument - Pinal County

         Casa Grande Ruins National Monument was created to protect this important archeological site.
Casa Grande Ruins National Monument Overview
Casa Grande Ruins National Monument Overview


Casa Grande Ruins National Monument - Pinal County

         While not primarily a birding site, it provides public access to this protected area. Great Horned Owls nest under the protective roof sheltering the largest ruin. Vegetation around the visitor's center and picnic area provide shelter and nest sites for several species, including Gambel's Quail, Gilded Flicker, Verdin and American Kestrel.
Casa Grande Ruins National Monument - Visitor's Center Area
Casa Grande Ruins National Monument - Visitor's Center Area

Gilded Flicker - April 3, 2010
Gilded Flicker - April 3, 2010

Gambel's Quail - April 3, 2010
Gambel's Quail - April 3, 2010

Great Horned Owl - April 3, 2010
Great Horned Owl - April 3, 2010


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