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 Hummingbird1452 viewsNew Harmony, Washington County, Utah. October 2, 2010
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    2007/11 - November - Northern Hawk Owl1723 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 Sandpiper951 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 Scaup699 viewsKennecott Inland Sea Shorebird Reserve (ISSR), Salt Lake County, Utah. January 2008
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    2008/02 - February - Bald Eagle700 viewsFarmington Bay Wildlife Management Area (WMA), Davis County, Utah. February 26, 2008
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    2008/04 - April - California Gull703 viewsSugarhouse Park, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake County, Utah. April 21, 2008
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    2008/05 - May - Western Kingbird719 viewsSalt Lake International Center, Salt Lake County, Utah. May 29, 2008
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    2008/06 - June - Flammulated Owl727 viewsMorgan County, Utah. June 17, 2008
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    2008/07 - July - Red-naped Sapsucker775 viewsSilver Lake, Brighton, Salt Lake County, Utah. July 15, 2008
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    2008/08 - August - Swainson's Hawk614 viewsSalt Lake International Center, Salt Lake County, Utah. August 30, 2008
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    2008/09 - September - Sabine's Gull624 viewsSouth shore of the Great Salt Lake, Salt Lake County, Utah. September 22, 2008
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    2008/10 - October - Red-shouldered Hawk627 viewsLytle Ranch, Beaver Dam Wash, Washington County, Utah. October 26, 2008
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    2008/11 - November - Tundra Swans588 viewsSouth Shore of the Great Salt Lake, Salt Lake County, Utah. November 2008
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    2008/12 - December - Ruff624 viewsLook at the reflection! Antelope Island Causeway, Davis County, Utah. December 28, 2008
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    2009/01 - January - Greater White-fronted Goose616 viewsLake Park, Salt Lake County, Utah. January 10, 2009
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    2009/02 - February - Evening Grosbeak690 viewsLower River Road, Francis, Wasatch County, Utah. February 1, 2008
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    2009/03 - March - Snow & Ross's Geese669 viewsProbably around 2,00 present. West of Corinne, Box Elder County, Utah. March 7, 2009
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    2009/04 - April - European Starling680 viewsSalt Lake City, Salt Lake County, Utah. April 18, 2009
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    2009/05 - May - Cattle Egret605 viewsBear River MBR, Box Elder County, Utah. May 17,, 2009
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    2009/06 - June - Great Blue Heron645 viewsNear the Great Salt Lake, Salt Lake County, Utah. June 4, 2009
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    2009/07 - July - Burrowing Owl683 viewsAntelope Island State Park, Davis County, Utah. July 23, 2009
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    2009/08 - August - Gray Jay620 viewsHacking Lake Campsite - 11,000', Uintah County, Utah. August 15, 2009
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    2009/09 - September - White-faced Ibis599 viewsLee Kay Ponds, Salt Lake County, Utah. September 13, 2009
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    2009/10 - October - Redhead599 viewsSalt Lake City, Salt Lake County, Utah. October 18, 2009
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    2009/11 - November - Bonaparte's Gull605 viewsAntelope Island Causeway, Davis County, Utah. November 2009
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    2009/12 - December - Virginia Rail634 viewsAntelope Island State Park, Davis County, Utah. December 20, 2009
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    2010/01 - January - American Wigeon594 viewsSt. George Golf Course, Washington County, Utah. January 17, 2009
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    2010/02 - February - House Finch591 viewsCottonwood Heights, Salt Lake County, Utah. February 6, 2010
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    2010/03 - March - Black-throated Sparrow612 viewsGunlock State Park, Washington County, Utah. March 19, 2010
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    2010/04 - April - Common Raven583 viewsArches National Park, Grand County, Utah. April 24, 2010
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    2010/05 - May - Western Tanager1261 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 Owl671 viewsZion National Park, Washington County, Utah. June 12, 2010
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    2010/07 - July - Cordilleran Flycatcher593 viewsSinks Canyon, Lander, Wyoming. July 4, 2010
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    2010/08 - August - Dark-eyed Junco556 viewsLeidy Peak, Uintah County, Utah. August 7, 2010
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    2010/09 - September - Rufous Hummingbird606 viewsBEAUTIFUL Display! Sandy, Salt Lake County, Utah. September 9, 2010
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    2010/11 - November - Loggerhead Shrike531 views7200 West & I-80, Salt Lake County, Utah. November 28, 2010
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    2010/12 - December - American Coot563 viewsTonaquint Park, Washington County, Utah. December 4, 2010
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    2011/01 - January - Sora567 viewsFarmington Bay WMA, Davis County, Utah. January 15, 2011
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    2011/02 - February - Brown Pelican529 viewsMalibu Lagoon State Beach, California. February 19, 2011
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    2011/03 - March - Cassin's Finch545 viewsSandy, Salt Lake County, Utah. March 15, 2011
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    2011/04 - April - Red Crossbill583 viewsSandy, Salt Lake County, Utah. April 9, 2011
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    2011/05 - May - American Bittern479 viewsCutler Marsh, Cache County, Utah. May 15, 2011
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    2011/06 - June - Fiery-throated Hummingbird560 viewsKM-70, near Cerro de la Muerte, Costa Rica. June 20, 2011
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    2011/07 - July - Sandhill Crane449 viewsKuhni Road, Provo, Utah County, Utah. July 2011
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    2011/08 - August - Wilson's Phalarope472 viewsOuray National Wildlife Refuge, Uintah County, Utah. August 21, 2011
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    2011/09 - September - Black-chinned Hummingbird459 viewsSandy, Salt Lake County, Utah. September 6, 2011
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    2011/10 - October - Harlequin Duck524 viewsAntelope Island Causeway, Davis County, Utah. October 2011
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    2011/11 - November - Red-tailed Hawk544 viewsLehi, Utah County, Utah. November 7, 2011
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    2011/12 - December - Rough-legged Hawk490 viewsAntelope Island Causeway, Davis County, Utah. December 3, 2011
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    2012/01 - January - Bufflehead593 viewsTonaquint Park, Washington County, Utah. January 2, 2012
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    2012/02 - February - Harlan's Hawk496 viewsLehi, Utah County, Utah. February 15, 2012
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    2012/03 - March - Sharp-shinned Hawk500 viewsWith European Starling. Lehi, Utah County, Utah. March 6, 2012
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    2012/04 - April - Eurasian Collared-Dove490 viewsSprings Estate Pond, Washington County, Utah. April 28, 2012
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    2012/05 - May - Trumpeter Swan423 viewsDraper, Salt Lake County, Utah. May 11, 2012
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    2012/06 - June - Pine Grosbeak450 viewsSoapstone Basin, Wasatch County, Utah. June 30, 2012
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    2012/07 - July - Rufous Hummingbird474 viewsSinks Canyon, Lander, Wyoming. July 5, 2012
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    2012/08 - August - Bearded Mountaineer481 viewsENDEMIC! Huacarpay Lake, Cusco, Peru. August 25, 2012
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    2012/09 - September - Black-headed Grosbeak415 viewsSalt Lake International Center, Salt Lake County, Utah. September 22, 2012
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    2012/10 - October - Cooper's Hawk563 viewsMillcreek, Salt Lake County, Utah. October 6, 2012
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    2012/11 - November - Ferruginous Hawk471 viewsHerriman, Salt Lake County, Utah. November 24, 2012
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    2012/12 - December - Short-eared Owl483 viewsFarmington Bay WMA, Davis County, Utah. December 29, 2012
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    2013/01 - January - Bohemian Waxwing466 viewsBountiful, Davis County, Utah. January 18, 2013
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    2013/02 - February - Herring Gull449 viewsFarmington Bay WMA, Davis County, Utah. February 2013
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    2013/03 - March - Common Merganser411 viewsFarmington Bay WMA, Davis County, Utah. March 2, 2013
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    2013/04 - April - American White Pelican540 viewsPowell Lake, Lehi, Utah County, Utah. April 18, 2013
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    2013/05 - May - Yellow-headed Blackbird448 viewsChicken Creek Reservoir, Juab County, Utah. May 9, 2013
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    2013/06 - June - Western Screech-Owl441 viewsLytle Ranch, Washington County, Utah. June 1, 2013
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    2013/07 - July - Rufous Hummingbird429 viewsSandy, Salt Lake County, Utah. July 27, 2013
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    2013/08 - August - Southern Yellow-billed Hornbill484 viewsTshokwane Picnic Area, Kruger National Park, South Africa. August 31, 2013
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    2013/09 - September - Crested Barbet428 viewsOlifants Camp, Kruger National Park, South Africa. September 1, 2013
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    2013/10 - October - Ferruginous Hawk437 viewsEagle Mountain, Utah County, Utah. October 30, 2013
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    2013/11 - November - Pacific Loon428 viewsLake Park, Salt Lake County, Utah. November 18, 2013
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    2013/12 - December - Long-eared Owl435 viewsJordan River Parkway, Salt Lake County, Utah. December 31, 2013
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    2014/01 - January - Sagebrush Sparrow451 viewsSand Hollow State Park, Washington County, Utah. January 18, 2014
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    2014/02 - February - American Flamingo433 viewsRio Lagartos, Yucat√°n, Mexico. February 5, 2014
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    2014/03 - March - White-necked Jacobin384 viewsPanama Rainforest Discovery Center, Panama. March 29, 2014
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    2014/04 - April - Mountain Bluebird421 viewsHickman Flats, San Juan County, Utah. April 20, 2014
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    2014/05 - May - Red-winged Blackbird369 viewsFarmington Bay WMA, Davis County, Utah. May 4, 2014
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    2014/06 - June - Broad-tailed Hummingbird410 viewsEast Canyon, Morgan County, Utah. June 19, 2014
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    2014/07 - July - White-tailed Ptarmigan441 viewsLeidy Peak, Uintah County, Utah. July 6, 2014
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    2014/08 - August - Rufous Hummingbird424 viewsSandy, Salt Lake County, Utah. August 8, 2014
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    2014/09 - September - American Three-toed Woodpecker392 viewsBrighton, Salt Lake County, Utah. September 13, 2014
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    2014/10 - October- California Gull433 viewsFlying past a rainbow. Farmington Bay WMA, Davis County, Utah. October 1, 2014
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    2014/11 - November - Common Raven370 viewsNorth Lehi Fields, Utah County, Utah. November 2014
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    2014/12 - December - Pine Grosbeak415 viewsAlta, Salt Lake County, Utah. December 31, 2014
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    2015/01 - January - Northern Pygmy-Owl432 viewsRockville, Washington County, Utah. January 10, 2015
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    2015/02 - February - Ross's X Snow Goose Hybrid361 viewsBlue Phase to boot! Salt Lake International Center, Salt Lake County, Utah. February 25, 2015
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    2015/03 - March - Sharp-tailed Grouse382 viewsGolden Spike National Historic Site, Box Elder County, Utah. March 25, 2015
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    2015/04 - April - Bonaparte's Gull345 viewsPowell Lake, Utah County, Utah. April 2015
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    2015/05 - May - Violet-green Swallow391 viewsGrantsville Reservoir, Tooele County, Utah. May 27, 2015
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    2015/06 - June - Western Meadowlark347 viewsFairfield, Utah County, Utah. June 25, 2015
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    2015/07 - July - Flammulated Owl358 viewsEast Canyon, Morgan County, Utah. July 15, 2015
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    2015/08 - August - Rufous Hummingbird321 viewsSandy, Salt Lake County, Utah. August 8, 2015
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    2015/11 - November - Great Kiskadee308 viewsIberostar Paraiso Maya, Playa Paraiso, Mexico. November 7, 2015
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    2015/12 - December - Great Blue Heron308 viewsEntrada Golf Course, Washington County, Utah. December 20, 2015
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    2016/01 - January - Wood Duck294 viewsSt. George Golf Club, Washington County, Utah. January 17, 2016
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    2016/02 - February - White-crowned Sparrow382 viewsGlovers Lane, Davis County, Utah. February 28, 2016
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    2016/03 - March - Sagebrush Sparrow374 viewsAntelope Island State Park, Davis County, Utah. March 5, 2016
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    2016/04 - April - American Avocet310 viewsSand Hollow State Park, Washington County, Utah. April 16, 2016
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    2016/05 - May - Little Gull340 viewsPowell Lake, Lehi, Utah County, Utah. May 3, 2016
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    2016/06 - June - Flammulated Owl351 viewsWasatch Mountains, Salt Lake County, Utah. June 20, 2016
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    2016/10 - October - Great Horned Owl410 viewsYuba State Park, Juab County, Utah. October 14, 2016
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