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Cottonwood Marsh photo by Peter Burke

Dry Mountain Road - Moffat County
Aliases: Moffat CR 46
Ownership: None Listed
Description: (submitted by Andrew Spencer) Remote and dusty, this road passes through some excellent pinyon-juniper forest and is among the few places in the county to look for Gray Vireo and Black-throated Sparrow. The sage flats adjacent to the road have a few Sage Sparrows as well as tons of Brewer's Sparrows, and all the regular PJ birds are present in the extensive forest on the hillsides.

Habitat: Pinyon-Juniper Forest, Sagebrush
Directions: CR 46 is off of SR-318, about 28 miles northwest from the junction with US-40 in Maybell.
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