Feast or Famine? Document B
Title: The Personal Narrative of James O. Pattie
Author: Pattie, James O.
"we reached a point, where the river forked, and encamped on the point between the forks. We found here a boiling spring so near the main stream, that the fish caught in the one might be thrown into the other… In six minutes it would be thoroughly cooked."
Ohio, James, and Richard Batman. Personal narrative of James O. Pattie. Scurlock Pub Co, 1988. Print.
Did You Know?
When afraid, Montezuma Quail simply freeze in place. This defense mechanism works against them when they encounter modern vehicles and freeze in place in the middle of the road. Montezuma Quail can be seen at the Gila Cliff Dwellings National Monument and surrounding Gila Wilderness.