Birdwatching

About 220 species of birds have been recorded at White Sands National Monument. Few birds inhabit the heart of the gypsum dune field. Most birds are found along the dune margins. The best places to look for birds are around the Visitor Center and along the Dune Life Nature Trail.

Common Birds of White Sands National Monument

Complete Checklist of Birds of White Sands National Monument

Last updated: March 31, 2012

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Mailing Address:

PO Box 1086
Holloman AFB, NM 88330

Phone:

(575) 479-6124

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