The proposed wall would damage communities throughout the region and cut through federally protected public lands, including Cabeza Prieta National Wildlife Refuge, Organ Pipe National Monument, San Bernardino National Wildlife Refuge and Coronado National Memorial
Coronado National Memorial
is ideal habitat for jaguars, which are rarely sighted in the U.S.
Bowie National Monuments and the Coronado National Memorial
. All three are owned and managed by the National Park Service.
This endangered bat occurs seasonally in protected roosts on Fort Huachuca and the Coronado National Memorial
. The watershed also provides potentially suitable but currently unoccupied habitat for species such as the black-tailed prairie dog (Cynomys ludovicianus) and the endangered northern aplomado falcon (Falco femoralis septentrionalis).
Here is where the United States has chosen to locate Coronado National Memorial
, although it is almost certain that Coronado would have had no reason to venture into these rough peaks.
Paul Austin, Saguaro's head ranger, brought four rangers from Saguaro National Park and three from the Southeastern Arizona Group, comprising Chiricahua, Coronado National Memorial
, and Fort Bowie National Historic Site.
In 2003, Chiricahua National Monument, Coronado National Memorial
, and Tumacacori National Historical Park in Arizona partnered with the HMN to create monitoring sites that trap, band, and release hummingbirds from March to October; low populations and administrative issues led them to drop out.