Northern Arizona Audubon Bird Sanctuaries (NAABS) are places certified by the Northern Arizona Audubon Society (NAAS) to provide regionally important bird habitat and exceptional birdwatching opportunities. These places are reasonably accessible to the public and possess one or more of the following attributes:
A regionally high number of birds
A regionally high diversity of bird species
One or more regionally noteworthy species regularly present at least seasonally
The purpose of the designation is to increase public interest in birds and awareness of the natural values of these special areas.
Each site will have a person appointed as site steward, whose duties include:
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