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.





Most viewed - Photo Spotlight
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    2007/11 - November - Northern Hawk Owl1729 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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    2010/10 - October - Anna's Hummingbird1455 viewsNew Harmony, Washington County, Utah. October 2, 2010
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    2010/05 - May - Western Tanager1265 viewsThis picture is why this is my favorite bird... Cottonwood Heights, Salt Lake County, Utah. May 26, 2010
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    2007/12 - December - Purple Sandpiper954 viewsBeautiful lifer! And another nemesis bird ticked off. Brooklyn, New York. Photo Spotlight Image for December 2007
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    2008/07 - July - Red-naped Sapsucker778 viewsSilver Lake, Brighton, Salt Lake County, Utah. July 15, 2008
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    2008/06 - June - Flammulated Owl729 viewsMorgan County, Utah. June 17, 2008
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    2008/05 - May - Western Kingbird721 viewsSalt Lake International Center, Salt Lake County, Utah. May 29, 2008
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    2008/04 - April - California Gull705 viewsSugarhouse Park, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake County, Utah. April 21, 2008
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    2008/02 - February - Bald Eagle703 viewsFarmington Bay Wildlife Management Area (WMA), Davis County, Utah. February 26, 2008
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    2008/01 - January - Lesser Scaup701 viewsKennecott Inland Sea Shorebird Reserve (ISSR), Salt Lake County, Utah. January 2008
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    2009/02 - February - Evening Grosbeak692 viewsLower River Road, Francis, Wasatch County, Utah. February 1, 2008
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    2009/07 - July - Burrowing Owl685 viewsAntelope Island State Park, Davis County, Utah. July 23, 2009
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    2009/04 - April - European Starling682 viewsSalt Lake City, Salt Lake County, Utah. April 18, 2009
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    2010/06 - June - Spotted Owl673 viewsZion National Park, Washington County, Utah. June 12, 2010
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    2009/03 - March - Snow & Ross's Geese671 viewsProbably around 2,00 present. West of Corinne, Box Elder County, Utah. March 7, 2009
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    2009/06 - June - Great Blue Heron647 viewsNear the Great Salt Lake, Salt Lake County, Utah. June 4, 2009
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    2009/12 - December - Virginia Rail636 viewsAntelope Island State Park, Davis County, Utah. December 20, 2009
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    2008/10 - October - Red-shouldered Hawk629 viewsLytle Ranch, Beaver Dam Wash, Washington County, Utah. October 26, 2008
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    2008/09 - September - Sabine's Gull626 viewsSouth shore of the Great Salt Lake, Salt Lake County, Utah. September 22, 2008
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    2008/12 - December - Ruff626 viewsLook at the reflection! Antelope Island Causeway, Davis County, Utah. December 28, 2008
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    2009/08 - August - Gray Jay622 viewsHacking Lake Campsite - 11,000', Uintah County, Utah. August 15, 2009
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    2009/01 - January - Greater White-fronted Goose618 viewsLake Park, Salt Lake County, Utah. January 10, 2009
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    2008/08 - August - Swainson's Hawk616 viewsSalt Lake International Center, Salt Lake County, Utah. August 30, 2008
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    2010/03 - March - Black-throated Sparrow614 viewsGunlock State Park, Washington County, Utah. March 19, 2010
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    2010/09 - September - Rufous Hummingbird608 viewsBEAUTIFUL Display! Sandy, Salt Lake County, Utah. September 9, 2010
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    2009/05 - May - Cattle Egret607 viewsBear River MBR, Box Elder County, Utah. May 17,, 2009
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    2009/11 - November - Bonaparte's Gull607 viewsAntelope Island Causeway, Davis County, Utah. November 2009
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    2009/09 - September - White-faced Ibis601 viewsLee Kay Ponds, Salt Lake County, Utah. September 13, 2009
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    2009/10 - October - Redhead601 viewsSalt Lake City, Salt Lake County, Utah. October 18, 2009
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    2010/01 - January - American Wigeon596 viewsSt. George Golf Course, Washington County, Utah. January 17, 2009
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    2010/07 - July - Cordilleran Flycatcher595 viewsSinks Canyon, Lander, Wyoming. July 4, 2010
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    2012/01 - January - Bufflehead595 viewsTonaquint Park, Washington County, Utah. January 2, 2012
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    2010/02 - February - House Finch593 viewsCottonwood Heights, Salt Lake County, Utah. February 6, 2010
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    2008/11 - November - Tundra Swans590 viewsSouth Shore of the Great Salt Lake, Salt Lake County, Utah. November 2008
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    2010/04 - April - Common Raven585 viewsArches National Park, Grand County, Utah. April 24, 2010
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    2011/04 - April - Red Crossbill585 viewsSandy, Salt Lake County, Utah. April 9, 2011
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    2011/01 - January - Sora569 viewsFarmington Bay WMA, Davis County, Utah. January 15, 2011
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    2010/12 - December - American Coot565 viewsTonaquint Park, Washington County, Utah. December 4, 2010
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    2012/10 - October - Cooper's Hawk565 viewsMillcreek, Salt Lake County, Utah. October 6, 2012
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    2011/06 - June - Fiery-throated Hummingbird562 viewsKM-70, near Cerro de la Muerte, Costa Rica. June 20, 2011
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    2010/08 - August - Dark-eyed Junco558 viewsLeidy Peak, Uintah County, Utah. August 7, 2010
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    2011/03 - March - Cassin's Finch547 viewsSandy, Salt Lake County, Utah. March 15, 2011
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    2011/11 - November - Red-tailed Hawk546 viewsLehi, Utah County, Utah. November 7, 2011
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    2013/04 - April - American White Pelican542 viewsPowell Lake, Lehi, Utah County, Utah. April 18, 2013
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    2010/11 - November - Loggerhead Shrike533 views7200 West & I-80, Salt Lake County, Utah. November 28, 2010
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    2011/02 - February - Brown Pelican531 viewsMalibu Lagoon State Beach, California. February 19, 2011
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    2011/10 - October - Harlequin Duck526 viewsAntelope Island Causeway, Davis County, Utah. October 2011
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    2012/03 - March - Sharp-shinned Hawk502 viewsWith European Starling. Lehi, Utah County, Utah. March 6, 2012
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    2012/02 - February - Harlan's Hawk498 viewsLehi, Utah County, Utah. February 15, 2012
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    2011/12 - December - Rough-legged Hawk492 viewsAntelope Island Causeway, Davis County, Utah. December 3, 2011
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    2012/04 - April - Eurasian Collared-Dove492 viewsSprings Estate Pond, Washington County, Utah. April 28, 2012
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    2013/08 - August - Southern Yellow-billed Hornbill486 viewsTshokwane Picnic Area, Kruger National Park, South Africa. August 31, 2013
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    2012/12 - December - Short-eared Owl485 viewsFarmington Bay WMA, Davis County, Utah. December 29, 2012
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    2012/08 - August - Bearded Mountaineer483 viewsENDEMIC! Huacarpay Lake, Cusco, Peru. August 25, 2012
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    2011/05 - May - American Bittern481 viewsCutler Marsh, Cache County, Utah. May 15, 2011
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    2012/07 - July - Rufous Hummingbird476 viewsSinks Canyon, Lander, Wyoming. July 5, 2012
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    2011/08 - August - Wilson's Phalarope474 viewsOuray National Wildlife Refuge, Uintah County, Utah. August 21, 2011
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    2012/11 - November - Ferruginous Hawk473 viewsHerriman, Salt Lake County, Utah. November 24, 2012
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    2013/01 - January - Bohemian Waxwing468 viewsBountiful, Davis County, Utah. January 18, 2013
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    2011/09 - September - Black-chinned Hummingbird461 viewsSandy, Salt Lake County, Utah. September 6, 2011
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    2014/01 - January - Sagebrush Sparrow453 viewsSand Hollow State Park, Washington County, Utah. January 18, 2014
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    2012/06 - June - Pine Grosbeak452 viewsSoapstone Basin, Wasatch County, Utah. June 30, 2012
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    2011/07 - July - Sandhill Crane451 viewsKuhni Road, Provo, Utah County, Utah. July 2011
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    2013/02 - February - Herring Gull451 viewsFarmington Bay WMA, Davis County, Utah. February 2013
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    2013/05 - May - Yellow-headed Blackbird450 viewsChicken Creek Reservoir, Juab County, Utah. May 9, 2013
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    2013/06 - June - Western Screech-Owl443 viewsLytle Ranch, Washington County, Utah. June 1, 2013
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    2014/07 - July - White-tailed Ptarmigan443 viewsLeidy Peak, Uintah County, Utah. July 6, 2014
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    2013/10 - October - Ferruginous Hawk439 viewsEagle Mountain, Utah County, Utah. October 30, 2013
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    2013/12 - December - Long-eared Owl437 viewsJordan River Parkway, Salt Lake County, Utah. December 31, 2013
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    2014/02 - February - American Flamingo435 viewsRio Lagartos, Yucat√°n, Mexico. February 5, 2014
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    2014/10 - October- California Gull435 viewsFlying past a rainbow. Farmington Bay WMA, Davis County, Utah. October 1, 2014
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    2015/01 - January - Northern Pygmy-Owl434 viewsRockville, Washington County, Utah. January 10, 2015
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    2013/07 - July - Rufous Hummingbird431 viewsSandy, Salt Lake County, Utah. July 27, 2013
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    2013/09 - September - Crested Barbet430 viewsOlifants Camp, Kruger National Park, South Africa. September 1, 2013
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    2013/11 - November - Pacific Loon430 viewsLake Park, Salt Lake County, Utah. November 18, 2013
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    2014/08 - August - Rufous Hummingbird426 viewsSandy, Salt Lake County, Utah. August 8, 2014
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    2012/05 - May - Trumpeter Swan425 viewsDraper, Salt Lake County, Utah. May 11, 2012
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    2014/04 - April - Mountain Bluebird423 viewsHickman Flats, San Juan County, Utah. April 20, 2014
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    2014/06 - June - Broad-tailed Hummingbird421 viewsEast Canyon, Morgan County, Utah. June 19, 2014
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    2012/09 - September - Black-headed Grosbeak417 viewsSalt Lake International Center, Salt Lake County, Utah. September 22, 2012
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    2014/12 - December - Pine Grosbeak417 viewsAlta, Salt Lake County, Utah. December 31, 2014
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    2013/03 - March - Common Merganser413 viewsFarmington Bay WMA, Davis County, Utah. March 2, 2013
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    2016/10 - October - Great Horned Owl412 viewsYuba State Park, Juab County, Utah. October 14, 2016
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    2014/09 - September - American Three-toed Woodpecker394 viewsBrighton, Salt Lake County, Utah. September 13, 2014
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    2015/05 - May - Violet-green Swallow394 viewsGrantsville Reservoir, Tooele County, Utah. May 27, 2015
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    2014/03 - March - White-necked Jacobin386 viewsPanama Rainforest Discovery Center, Panama. March 29, 2014
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    2016/02 - February - White-crowned Sparrow385 viewsGlovers Lane, Davis County, Utah. February 28, 2016
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    2015/03 - March - Sharp-tailed Grouse384 viewsGolden Spike National Historic Site, Box Elder County, Utah. March 25, 2015
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    2016/03 - March - Sagebrush Sparrow376 viewsAntelope Island State Park, Davis County, Utah. March 5, 2016
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    2014/11 - November - Common Raven372 viewsNorth Lehi Fields, Utah County, Utah. November 2014
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    2014/05 - May - Red-winged Blackbird371 viewsFarmington Bay WMA, Davis County, Utah. May 4, 2014
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    2015/02 - February - Ross's X Snow Goose Hybrid363 viewsBlue Phase to boot! Salt Lake International Center, Salt Lake County, Utah. February 25, 2015
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    2015/07 - July - Flammulated Owl360 viewsEast Canyon, Morgan County, Utah. July 15, 2015
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    2016/06 - June - Flammulated Owl353 viewsWasatch Mountains, Salt Lake County, Utah. June 20, 2016
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    2015/06 - June - Western Meadowlark349 viewsFairfield, Utah County, Utah. June 25, 2015
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    2015/04 - April - Bonaparte's Gull347 viewsPowell Lake, Utah County, Utah. April 2015
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    2016/05 - May - Little Gull342 viewsPowell Lake, Lehi, Utah County, Utah. May 3, 2016
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    2015/08 - August - Rufous Hummingbird323 viewsSandy, Salt Lake County, Utah. August 8, 2015
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    2016/04 - April - American Avocet312 viewsSand Hollow State Park, Washington County, Utah. April 16, 2016
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    2015/11 - November - Great Kiskadee310 viewsIberostar Paraiso Maya, Playa Paraiso, Mexico. November 7, 2015
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    2015/12 - December - Great Blue Heron310 viewsEntrada Golf Course, Washington County, Utah. December 20, 2015
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    2016/01 - January - Wood Duck296 viewsSt. George Golf Club, Washington County, Utah. January 17, 2016
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