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Cottonwood Marsh photo by Peter Burke

South Mineral Creek - San Juan County
Ownership: None Listed
Description: There is a campground here and many of the high elevation species can be seen in the willows streamside and the surrounding spruce/fir forest. Fox Sparrows are possible here.

Habitat: Streamside Willow, Spruce-Fir Forest
Directions: From Silverton drive north on US 550 about 2 miles from the junction with CO 110 and the turnoff (FR 585) is on the west (left) side of the road. The campground is several miles off the highway, and the road can be slippery in wet weather.
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