Down on the Farm: To hear a mockingbird
The most efficient way to become familiar with the wildlife of the southern Arizona desert is to visit the Sonoran Desert Museum--which is actually a zoo, and one of the world's finest.
Situated on the quiet side of the Tucson mountain range west of the city, the Desert Museum occupies a broad expanse of undisturbed desert habitat near Saguaro National Park.
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