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 Hummingbird1709 viewsNew Harmony, Washington County, Utah. October 2, 2010
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    2007/11 - November - Northern Hawk Owl1969 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 Sandpiper1172 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 Scaup13777 viewsKennecott Inland Sea Shorebird Reserve (ISSR), Salt Lake County, Utah. January 2008
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    2008/02 - February - Bald Eagle833 viewsFarmington Bay Wildlife Management Area (WMA), Davis County, Utah. February 26, 2008
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    2008/04 - April - California Gull815 viewsSugarhouse Park, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake County, Utah. April 21, 2008
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    2008/05 - May - Western Kingbird853 viewsSalt Lake International Center, Salt Lake County, Utah. May 29, 2008
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    2008/06 - June - Flammulated Owl857 viewsMorgan County, Utah. June 17, 2008
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    2008/07 - July - Red-naped Sapsucker970 viewsSilver Lake, Brighton, Salt Lake County, Utah. July 15, 2008
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    2008/08 - August - Swainson's Hawk741 viewsSalt Lake International Center, Salt Lake County, Utah. August 30, 2008
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    2008/09 - September - Sabine's Gull755 viewsSouth shore of the Great Salt Lake, Salt Lake County, Utah. September 22, 2008
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    2008/10 - October - Red-shouldered Hawk758 viewsLytle Ranch, Beaver Dam Wash, Washington County, Utah. October 26, 2008
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    2008/11 - November - Tundra Swans720 viewsSouth Shore of the Great Salt Lake, Salt Lake County, Utah. November 2008
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    2008/12 - December - Ruff752 viewsLook at the reflection! Antelope Island Causeway, Davis County, Utah. December 28, 2008
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    2009/01 - January - Greater White-fronted Goose743 viewsLake Park, Salt Lake County, Utah. January 10, 2009
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    2009/02 - February - Evening Grosbeak816 viewsLower River Road, Francis, Wasatch County, Utah. February 1, 2008
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    2009/03 - March - Snow & Ross's Geese838 viewsProbably around 2,00 present. West of Corinne, Box Elder County, Utah. March 7, 2009
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    2009/04 - April - European Starling815 viewsSalt Lake City, Salt Lake County, Utah. April 18, 2009
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    2009/05 - May - Cattle Egret698 viewsBear River MBR, Box Elder County, Utah. May 17,, 2009
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    2009/06 - June - Great Blue Heron715 viewsNear the Great Salt Lake, Salt Lake County, Utah. June 4, 2009
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    2009/07 - July - Burrowing Owl753 viewsAntelope Island State Park, Davis County, Utah. July 23, 2009
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    2009/08 - August - Gray Jay694 viewsHacking Lake Campsite - 11,000', Uintah County, Utah. August 15, 2009
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    2009/09 - September - White-faced Ibis669 viewsLee Kay Ponds, Salt Lake County, Utah. September 13, 2009
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    2009/10 - October - Redhead666 viewsSalt Lake City, Salt Lake County, Utah. October 18, 2009
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    2009/11 - November - Bonaparte's Gull674 viewsAntelope Island Causeway, Davis County, Utah. November 2009
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    2009/12 - December - Virginia Rail702 viewsAntelope Island State Park, Davis County, Utah. December 20, 2009
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    2010/01 - January - American Wigeon667 viewsSt. George Golf Course, Washington County, Utah. January 17, 2009
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    2010/02 - February - House Finch646 viewsCottonwood Heights, Salt Lake County, Utah. February 6, 2010
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    2010/03 - March - Black-throated Sparrow661 viewsGunlock State Park, Washington County, Utah. March 19, 2010
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    2010/04 - April - Common Raven630 viewsArches National Park, Grand County, Utah. April 24, 2010
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    2010/05 - May - Western Tanager1473 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 Owl718 viewsZion National Park, Washington County, Utah. June 12, 2010
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    2010/07 - July - Cordilleran Flycatcher645 viewsSinks Canyon, Lander, Wyoming. July 4, 2010
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    2010/08 - August - Dark-eyed Junco604 viewsLeidy Peak, Uintah County, Utah. August 7, 2010
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    2010/09 - September - Rufous Hummingbird657 viewsBEAUTIFUL Display! Sandy, Salt Lake County, Utah. September 9, 2010
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    2010/11 - November - Loggerhead Shrike580 views7200 West & I-80, Salt Lake County, Utah. November 28, 2010
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    2010/12 - December - American Coot608 viewsTonaquint Park, Washington County, Utah. December 4, 2010
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    2011/01 - January - Sora611 viewsFarmington Bay WMA, Davis County, Utah. January 15, 2011
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    2011/02 - February - Brown Pelican577 viewsMalibu Lagoon State Beach, California. February 19, 2011
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    2011/03 - March - Cassin's Finch593 viewsSandy, Salt Lake County, Utah. March 15, 2011
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    2011/04 - April - Red Crossbill633 viewsSandy, Salt Lake County, Utah. April 9, 2011
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    2011/05 - May - American Bittern528 viewsCutler Marsh, Cache County, Utah. May 15, 2011
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    2011/06 - June - Fiery-throated Hummingbird644 viewsKM-70, near Cerro de la Muerte, Costa Rica. June 20, 2011
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    2011/07 - July - Sandhill Crane493 viewsKuhni Road, Provo, Utah County, Utah. July 2011
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    2011/08 - August - Wilson's Phalarope517 viewsOuray National Wildlife Refuge, Uintah County, Utah. August 21, 2011
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    2011/09 - September - Black-chinned Hummingbird504 viewsSandy, Salt Lake County, Utah. September 6, 2011
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    2011/10 - October - Harlequin Duck573 viewsAntelope Island Causeway, Davis County, Utah. October 2011
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    2011/11 - November - Red-tailed Hawk591 viewsLehi, Utah County, Utah. November 7, 2011
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    2011/12 - December - Rough-legged Hawk535 viewsAntelope Island Causeway, Davis County, Utah. December 3, 2011
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    2012/01 - January - Bufflehead638 viewsTonaquint Park, Washington County, Utah. January 2, 2012
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    2012/02 - February - Harlan's Hawk545 viewsLehi, Utah County, Utah. February 15, 2012
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    2012/03 - March - Sharp-shinned Hawk544 viewsWith European Starling. Lehi, Utah County, Utah. March 6, 2012
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    2012/04 - April - Eurasian Collared-Dove537 viewsSprings Estate Pond, Washington County, Utah. April 28, 2012
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    2012/05 - May - Trumpeter Swan469 viewsDraper, Salt Lake County, Utah. May 11, 2012
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    2012/06 - June - Pine Grosbeak494 viewsSoapstone Basin, Wasatch County, Utah. June 30, 2012
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    2012/07 - July - Rufous Hummingbird521 viewsSinks Canyon, Lander, Wyoming. July 5, 2012
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    2012/08 - August - Bearded Mountaineer525 viewsENDEMIC! Huacarpay Lake, Cusco, Peru. August 25, 2012
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    2012/09 - September - Black-headed Grosbeak460 viewsSalt Lake International Center, Salt Lake County, Utah. September 22, 2012
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    2012/10 - October - Cooper's Hawk605 viewsMillcreek, Salt Lake County, Utah. October 6, 2012
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    2012/11 - November - Ferruginous Hawk517 viewsHerriman, Salt Lake County, Utah. November 24, 2012
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    2012/12 - December - Short-eared Owl530 viewsFarmington Bay WMA, Davis County, Utah. December 29, 2012
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    2013/01 - January - Bohemian Waxwing510 viewsBountiful, Davis County, Utah. January 18, 2013
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    2013/02 - February - Herring Gull491 viewsFarmington Bay WMA, Davis County, Utah. February 2013
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    2013/03 - March - Common Merganser453 viewsFarmington Bay WMA, Davis County, Utah. March 2, 2013
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    2013/04 - April - American White Pelican579 viewsPowell Lake, Lehi, Utah County, Utah. April 18, 2013
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    2013/05 - May - Yellow-headed Blackbird493 viewsChicken Creek Reservoir, Juab County, Utah. May 9, 2013
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    2013/06 - June - Western Screech-Owl482 viewsLytle Ranch, Washington County, Utah. June 1, 2013
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    2013/07 - July - Rufous Hummingbird469 viewsSandy, Salt Lake County, Utah. July 27, 2013
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    2013/08 - August - Southern Yellow-billed Hornbill529 viewsTshokwane Picnic Area, Kruger National Park, South Africa. August 31, 2013
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    2013/09 - September - Crested Barbet467 viewsOlifants Camp, Kruger National Park, South Africa. September 1, 2013
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    2013/10 - October - Ferruginous Hawk477 viewsEagle Mountain, Utah County, Utah. October 30, 2013
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    2013/11 - November - Pacific Loon467 viewsLake Park, Salt Lake County, Utah. November 18, 2013
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    2013/12 - December - Long-eared Owl478 viewsJordan River Parkway, Salt Lake County, Utah. December 31, 2013
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    2014/01 - January - Sagebrush Sparrow491 viewsSand Hollow State Park, Washington County, Utah. January 18, 2014
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    2014/02 - February - American Flamingo473 viewsRio Lagartos, Yucat√°n, Mexico. February 5, 2014
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    2014/03 - March - White-necked Jacobin423 viewsPanama Rainforest Discovery Center, Panama. March 29, 2014
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    2014/04 - April - Mountain Bluebird464 viewsHickman Flats, San Juan County, Utah. April 20, 2014
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    2014/05 - May - Red-winged Blackbird410 viewsFarmington Bay WMA, Davis County, Utah. May 4, 2014
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    2014/06 - June - Broad-tailed Hummingbird518 viewsEast Canyon, Morgan County, Utah. June 19, 2014
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    2014/07 - July - White-tailed Ptarmigan481 viewsLeidy Peak, Uintah County, Utah. July 6, 2014
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    2014/08 - August - Rufous Hummingbird464 viewsSandy, Salt Lake County, Utah. August 8, 2014
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    2014/09 - September - American Three-toed Woodpecker459 viewsBrighton, Salt Lake County, Utah. September 13, 2014
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    2014/10 - October- California Gull474 viewsFlying past a rainbow. Farmington Bay WMA, Davis County, Utah. October 1, 2014
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    2014/11 - November - Common Raven411 viewsNorth Lehi Fields, Utah County, Utah. November 2014
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    2014/12 - December - Pine Grosbeak457 viewsAlta, Salt Lake County, Utah. December 31, 2014
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    2015/01 - January - Northern Pygmy-Owl473 viewsRockville, Washington County, Utah. January 10, 2015
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    2015/02 - February - Ross's X Snow Goose Hybrid407 viewsBlue Phase to boot! Salt Lake International Center, Salt Lake County, Utah. February 25, 2015
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    2015/03 - March - Sharp-tailed Grouse423 viewsGolden Spike National Historic Site, Box Elder County, Utah. March 25, 2015
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    2015/04 - April - Bonaparte's Gull384 viewsPowell Lake, Utah County, Utah. April 2015
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    2015/05 - May - Violet-green Swallow432 viewsGrantsville Reservoir, Tooele County, Utah. May 27, 2015
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    2015/06 - June - Western Meadowlark391 viewsFairfield, Utah County, Utah. June 25, 2015
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    2015/07 - July - Flammulated Owl399 viewsEast Canyon, Morgan County, Utah. July 15, 2015
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    2015/08 - August - Rufous Hummingbird362 viewsSandy, Salt Lake County, Utah. August 8, 2015
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    2015/11 - November - Great Kiskadee349 viewsIberostar Paraiso Maya, Playa Paraiso, Mexico. November 7, 2015
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    2015/12 - December - Great Blue Heron346 viewsEntrada Golf Course, Washington County, Utah. December 20, 2015
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    2016/01 - January - Wood Duck335 viewsSt. George Golf Club, Washington County, Utah. January 17, 2016
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    2016/02 - February - White-crowned Sparrow431 viewsGlovers Lane, Davis County, Utah. February 28, 2016
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    2016/03 - March - Sagebrush Sparrow414 viewsAntelope Island State Park, Davis County, Utah. March 5, 2016
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    2016/04 - April - American Avocet352 viewsSand Hollow State Park, Washington County, Utah. April 16, 2016
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    2016/05 - May - Little Gull379 viewsPowell Lake, Lehi, Utah County, Utah. May 3, 2016
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    2016/06 - June - Flammulated Owl420 viewsWasatch Mountains, Salt Lake County, Utah. June 20, 2016
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    2016/10 - October - Great Horned Owl481 viewsYuba State Park, Juab County, Utah. October 14, 2016
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