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Tommy J. DeBardeleben

Nelson Reservoir

 

Bird Photographs from Nelson Reservoir

Osprey

Pinyon Jays

 

Scenes from Nelson Reservoir

Pinyon Jay with Nelson Reservoir in the background

 

Nelson Reservoir on eBird

 

Nelson Reservoir Maps

*Maps are property of Google Earth

Map # 1:  Overview of Nelson Reservoir

Map # 2:  North end of Nelson Reservoir

To access the trail that goes along Nelson Reservoir, walk across the dam to do so.  Try hiking up on the slopes to the west to look for Pinyon Jay, Montezuma Quail, and more.

 

Back to Highway 180/191 (Sipe WA to Forest Road 56)

Birding in Maricopa County

My online guide to the birds and birding locations of Maricopa County

 

The Maricopa County Big Year

Two Big Years I did in Maricopa County

 

Birding in Arizona's White Mountains

My online guide to Birding in Arizona's White Mountains