Tim Avery Birding.com

Utah Bird Photos

Since 1996 I have taken nearly 1,000,000 photos. Of those about 14,000 have made it to this website, including over 1,000 species of birds that have been viewed more than 400,000 times.





Photo Spotlight

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    2010/10 - October - Anna's Hummingbird1652 viewsNew Harmony, Washington County, Utah. October 2, 2010
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    2007/11 - November - Northern Hawk Owl1914 viewsTaken November 17, 2007 near Rexburg, Idaho. About as close as this species has come to Utah. Very cooperative bird that's normal range in North America is across Canada.
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    2007/12 - December - Purple Sandpiper1125 viewsBeautiful lifer! And another nemesis bird ticked off. Brooklyn, New York. Photo Spotlight Image for December 2007
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    2008/01 - January - Lesser Scaup13753 viewsKennecott Inland Sea Shorebird Reserve (ISSR), Salt Lake County, Utah. January 2008
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    2008/02 - February - Bald Eagle807 viewsFarmington Bay Wildlife Management Area (WMA), Davis County, Utah. February 26, 2008
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    2008/04 - April - California Gull794 viewsSugarhouse Park, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake County, Utah. April 21, 2008
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    2008/05 - May - Western Kingbird826 viewsSalt Lake International Center, Salt Lake County, Utah. May 29, 2008
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    2008/06 - June - Flammulated Owl833 viewsMorgan County, Utah. June 17, 2008
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    2008/07 - July - Red-naped Sapsucker935 viewsSilver Lake, Brighton, Salt Lake County, Utah. July 15, 2008
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    2008/08 - August - Swainson's Hawk717 viewsSalt Lake International Center, Salt Lake County, Utah. August 30, 2008
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    2008/09 - September - Sabine's Gull732 viewsSouth shore of the Great Salt Lake, Salt Lake County, Utah. September 22, 2008
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    2008/10 - October - Red-shouldered Hawk734 viewsLytle Ranch, Beaver Dam Wash, Washington County, Utah. October 26, 2008
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    2008/11 - November - Tundra Swans696 viewsSouth Shore of the Great Salt Lake, Salt Lake County, Utah. November 2008
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    2008/12 - December - Ruff728 viewsLook at the reflection! Antelope Island Causeway, Davis County, Utah. December 28, 2008
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    2009/01 - January - Greater White-fronted Goose720 viewsLake Park, Salt Lake County, Utah. January 10, 2009
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    2009/02 - February - Evening Grosbeak792 viewsLower River Road, Francis, Wasatch County, Utah. February 1, 2008
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    2009/03 - March - Snow & Ross's Geese791 viewsProbably around 2,00 present. West of Corinne, Box Elder County, Utah. March 7, 2009
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    2009/04 - April - European Starling786 viewsSalt Lake City, Salt Lake County, Utah. April 18, 2009
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    2009/05 - May - Cattle Egret683 viewsBear River MBR, Box Elder County, Utah. May 17,, 2009
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    2009/06 - June - Great Blue Heron703 viewsNear the Great Salt Lake, Salt Lake County, Utah. June 4, 2009
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    2009/07 - July - Burrowing Owl740 viewsAntelope Island State Park, Davis County, Utah. July 23, 2009
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    2009/08 - August - Gray Jay682 viewsHacking Lake Campsite - 11,000', Uintah County, Utah. August 15, 2009
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    2009/09 - September - White-faced Ibis656 viewsLee Kay Ponds, Salt Lake County, Utah. September 13, 2009
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    2009/10 - October - Redhead653 viewsSalt Lake City, Salt Lake County, Utah. October 18, 2009
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    2009/11 - November - Bonaparte's Gull661 viewsAntelope Island Causeway, Davis County, Utah. November 2009
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    2009/12 - December - Virginia Rail689 viewsAntelope Island State Park, Davis County, Utah. December 20, 2009
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    2010/01 - January - American Wigeon653 viewsSt. George Golf Course, Washington County, Utah. January 17, 2009
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    2010/02 - February - House Finch634 viewsCottonwood Heights, Salt Lake County, Utah. February 6, 2010
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    2010/03 - March - Black-throated Sparrow650 viewsGunlock State Park, Washington County, Utah. March 19, 2010
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    2010/04 - April - Common Raven621 viewsArches National Park, Grand County, Utah. April 24, 2010
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    2010/05 - May - Western Tanager1396 viewsThis picture is why this is my favorite bird... Cottonwood Heights, Salt Lake County, Utah. May 26, 2010
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    2010/06 - June - Spotted Owl707 viewsZion National Park, Washington County, Utah. June 12, 2010
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    2010/07 - July - Cordilleran Flycatcher634 viewsSinks Canyon, Lander, Wyoming. July 4, 2010
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    2010/08 - August - Dark-eyed Junco595 viewsLeidy Peak, Uintah County, Utah. August 7, 2010
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    2010/09 - September - Rufous Hummingbird646 viewsBEAUTIFUL Display! Sandy, Salt Lake County, Utah. September 9, 2010
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    2010/11 - November - Loggerhead Shrike570 views7200 West & I-80, Salt Lake County, Utah. November 28, 2010
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    2010/12 - December - American Coot599 viewsTonaquint Park, Washington County, Utah. December 4, 2010
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    2011/01 - January - Sora602 viewsFarmington Bay WMA, Davis County, Utah. January 15, 2011
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    2011/02 - February - Brown Pelican568 viewsMalibu Lagoon State Beach, California. February 19, 2011
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    2011/03 - March - Cassin's Finch583 viewsSandy, Salt Lake County, Utah. March 15, 2011
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    2011/04 - April - Red Crossbill624 viewsSandy, Salt Lake County, Utah. April 9, 2011
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    2011/05 - May - American Bittern517 viewsCutler Marsh, Cache County, Utah. May 15, 2011
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    2011/06 - June - Fiery-throated Hummingbird628 viewsKM-70, near Cerro de la Muerte, Costa Rica. June 20, 2011
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    2011/07 - July - Sandhill Crane485 viewsKuhni Road, Provo, Utah County, Utah. July 2011
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    2011/08 - August - Wilson's Phalarope509 viewsOuray National Wildlife Refuge, Uintah County, Utah. August 21, 2011
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    2011/09 - September - Black-chinned Hummingbird495 viewsSandy, Salt Lake County, Utah. September 6, 2011
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    2011/10 - October - Harlequin Duck562 viewsAntelope Island Causeway, Davis County, Utah. October 2011
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    2011/11 - November - Red-tailed Hawk581 viewsLehi, Utah County, Utah. November 7, 2011
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    2011/12 - December - Rough-legged Hawk526 viewsAntelope Island Causeway, Davis County, Utah. December 3, 2011
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    2012/01 - January - Bufflehead629 viewsTonaquint Park, Washington County, Utah. January 2, 2012
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    2012/02 - February - Harlan's Hawk535 viewsLehi, Utah County, Utah. February 15, 2012
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    2012/03 - March - Sharp-shinned Hawk536 viewsWith European Starling. Lehi, Utah County, Utah. March 6, 2012
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    2012/04 - April - Eurasian Collared-Dove528 viewsSprings Estate Pond, Washington County, Utah. April 28, 2012
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    2012/05 - May - Trumpeter Swan459 viewsDraper, Salt Lake County, Utah. May 11, 2012
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    2012/06 - June - Pine Grosbeak485 viewsSoapstone Basin, Wasatch County, Utah. June 30, 2012
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    2012/07 - July - Rufous Hummingbird511 viewsSinks Canyon, Lander, Wyoming. July 5, 2012
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    2012/08 - August - Bearded Mountaineer516 viewsENDEMIC! Huacarpay Lake, Cusco, Peru. August 25, 2012
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    2012/09 - September - Black-headed Grosbeak450 viewsSalt Lake International Center, Salt Lake County, Utah. September 22, 2012
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    2012/10 - October - Cooper's Hawk596 viewsMillcreek, Salt Lake County, Utah. October 6, 2012
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    2012/11 - November - Ferruginous Hawk506 viewsHerriman, Salt Lake County, Utah. November 24, 2012
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    2012/12 - December - Short-eared Owl519 viewsFarmington Bay WMA, Davis County, Utah. December 29, 2012
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    2013/01 - January - Bohemian Waxwing499 viewsBountiful, Davis County, Utah. January 18, 2013
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    2013/02 - February - Herring Gull482 viewsFarmington Bay WMA, Davis County, Utah. February 2013
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    2013/03 - March - Common Merganser442 viewsFarmington Bay WMA, Davis County, Utah. March 2, 2013
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    2013/04 - April - American White Pelican571 viewsPowell Lake, Lehi, Utah County, Utah. April 18, 2013
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    2013/05 - May - Yellow-headed Blackbird482 viewsChicken Creek Reservoir, Juab County, Utah. May 9, 2013
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    2013/06 - June - Western Screech-Owl471 viewsLytle Ranch, Washington County, Utah. June 1, 2013
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    2013/07 - July - Rufous Hummingbird460 viewsSandy, Salt Lake County, Utah. July 27, 2013
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    2013/08 - August - Southern Yellow-billed Hornbill519 viewsTshokwane Picnic Area, Kruger National Park, South Africa. August 31, 2013
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    2013/09 - September - Crested Barbet459 viewsOlifants Camp, Kruger National Park, South Africa. September 1, 2013
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    2013/10 - October - Ferruginous Hawk467 viewsEagle Mountain, Utah County, Utah. October 30, 2013
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    2013/11 - November - Pacific Loon458 viewsLake Park, Salt Lake County, Utah. November 18, 2013
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    2013/12 - December - Long-eared Owl468 viewsJordan River Parkway, Salt Lake County, Utah. December 31, 2013
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    2014/01 - January - Sagebrush Sparrow482 viewsSand Hollow State Park, Washington County, Utah. January 18, 2014
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    2014/02 - February - American Flamingo463 viewsRio Lagartos, Yucat√°n, Mexico. February 5, 2014
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    2014/03 - March - White-necked Jacobin415 viewsPanama Rainforest Discovery Center, Panama. March 29, 2014
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    2014/04 - April - Mountain Bluebird454 viewsHickman Flats, San Juan County, Utah. April 20, 2014
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    2014/05 - May - Red-winged Blackbird400 viewsFarmington Bay WMA, Davis County, Utah. May 4, 2014
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    2014/06 - June - Broad-tailed Hummingbird497 viewsEast Canyon, Morgan County, Utah. June 19, 2014
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    2014/07 - July - White-tailed Ptarmigan472 viewsLeidy Peak, Uintah County, Utah. July 6, 2014
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    2014/08 - August - Rufous Hummingbird454 viewsSandy, Salt Lake County, Utah. August 8, 2014
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    2014/09 - September - American Three-toed Woodpecker447 viewsBrighton, Salt Lake County, Utah. September 13, 2014
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    2014/10 - October- California Gull464 viewsFlying past a rainbow. Farmington Bay WMA, Davis County, Utah. October 1, 2014
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    2014/11 - November - Common Raven402 viewsNorth Lehi Fields, Utah County, Utah. November 2014
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    2014/12 - December - Pine Grosbeak447 viewsAlta, Salt Lake County, Utah. December 31, 2014
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    2015/01 - January - Northern Pygmy-Owl464 viewsRockville, Washington County, Utah. January 10, 2015
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    2015/02 - February - Ross's X Snow Goose Hybrid391 viewsBlue Phase to boot! Salt Lake International Center, Salt Lake County, Utah. February 25, 2015
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    2015/03 - March - Sharp-tailed Grouse413 viewsGolden Spike National Historic Site, Box Elder County, Utah. March 25, 2015
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    2015/04 - April - Bonaparte's Gull375 viewsPowell Lake, Utah County, Utah. April 2015
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    2015/05 - May - Violet-green Swallow423 viewsGrantsville Reservoir, Tooele County, Utah. May 27, 2015
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    2015/06 - June - Western Meadowlark380 viewsFairfield, Utah County, Utah. June 25, 2015
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    2015/07 - July - Flammulated Owl389 viewsEast Canyon, Morgan County, Utah. July 15, 2015
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    2015/08 - August - Rufous Hummingbird354 viewsSandy, Salt Lake County, Utah. August 8, 2015
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    2015/11 - November - Great Kiskadee340 viewsIberostar Paraiso Maya, Playa Paraiso, Mexico. November 7, 2015
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    2015/12 - December - Great Blue Heron338 viewsEntrada Golf Course, Washington County, Utah. December 20, 2015
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    2016/01 - January - Wood Duck326 viewsSt. George Golf Club, Washington County, Utah. January 17, 2016
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    2016/02 - February - White-crowned Sparrow420 viewsGlovers Lane, Davis County, Utah. February 28, 2016
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    2016/03 - March - Sagebrush Sparrow404 viewsAntelope Island State Park, Davis County, Utah. March 5, 2016
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    2016/04 - April - American Avocet342 viewsSand Hollow State Park, Washington County, Utah. April 16, 2016
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    2016/05 - May - Little Gull370 viewsPowell Lake, Lehi, Utah County, Utah. May 3, 2016
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    2016/06 - June - Flammulated Owl407 viewsWasatch Mountains, Salt Lake County, Utah. June 20, 2016
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    2016/10 - October - Great Horned Owl465 viewsYuba State Park, Juab County, Utah. October 14, 2016
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