Tonto National Monument's unique and varied resources have attracted scientists for many years. Much of what we know about the monument's archeological, biological and physical resources has been learned through past research. Yet, much still remains to be discovered. Click on the links for more information.
The National Park Service partnered with Northern Arizona University to produce a series of overviews and fact sheets on Tonto National Monument. Click on the links to view these PDF documents.Environment of the Tonto Basin
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The inhabitants of the area in and around Tonto National Monument created beautiful pottery and textiles. Many of the artifacts found here are on display in the museum.