• Visitors hike along the base of the Gila Cliff Dwellings.

    Gila Cliff Dwellings

    National Monument New Mexico

Feast or Famine? Document I

Document: I

Title: Faunal Remains

Author: Charmion McKusick

Source: Archeological report of Faunal remains at Gila Cliff Dwellings

Table 15.1

Distribution of Avian Species

Taxon Cave 1 Cave 2 Cave 3 Cave 4-5 Cave 6
Cinnamon Teal 1
Common Merganser 1
Red-Breasted Merganser 1
Turkey Vulture 1
Mearns' Quail 1 1
Turkey 4 20 9
Band-Tailed Pigeon 1
Mourning Dove 2
Thick-Billed Parrot 1
Scarlet Macaw 1
Spotted Owl 1
Red-Shafted Flicker 1
Acorn Woodpecker 1
Steller's Jay 1
White-Necked Raven 1


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