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 Owl653 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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    2010/05 - May - Western Tanager652 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 Sandpiper568 viewsBeautiful lifer! And another nemesis bird ticked off. Brooklyn, New York. Photo Spotlight Image for December 2007
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    2008/06 - June - Flammulated Owl511 viewsMorgan County, Utah. June 17, 2008
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    2010/06 - June - Spotted Owl507 viewsZion National Park, Washington County, Utah. June 12, 2010
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    2009/07 - July - Burrowing Owl499 viewsAntelope Island State Park, Davis County, Utah. July 23, 2009
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    2008/01 - January - Lesser Scaup496 viewsKennecott Inland Sea Shorebird Reserve (ISSR), Salt Lake County, Utah. January 2008
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    2008/04 - April - California Gull493 viewsSugarhouse Park, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake County, Utah. April 21, 2008
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    2008/07 - July - Red-naped Sapsucker491 viewsSilver Lake, Brighton, Salt Lake County, Utah. July 15, 2008
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    2008/02 - February - Bald Eagle490 viewsFarmington Bay Wildlife Management Area (WMA), Davis County, Utah. February 26, 2008
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    2009/02 - February - Evening Grosbeak490 viewsLower River Road, Francis, Wasatch County, Utah. February 1, 2008
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    2008/05 - May - Western Kingbird475 viewsSalt Lake International Center, Salt Lake County, Utah. May 29, 2008
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    2009/12 - December - Virginia Rail472 viewsAntelope Island State Park, Davis County, Utah. December 20, 2009
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    2010/10 - October - Anna's Hummingbird463 viewsNew Harmony, Washington County, Utah. October 2, 2010
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    2009/04 - April - European Starling461 viewsSalt Lake City, Salt Lake County, Utah. April 18, 2009
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    2009/06 - June - Great Blue Heron453 viewsNear the Great Salt Lake, Salt Lake County, Utah. June 4, 2009
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    2010/09 - September - Rufous Hummingbird448 viewsBEAUTIFUL Display! Sandy, Salt Lake County, Utah. September 9, 2010
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    2009/03 - March - Snow & Ross's Geese442 viewsProbably around 2,00 present. West of Corinne, Box Elder County, Utah. March 7, 2009
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    2008/12 - December - Ruff441 viewsLook at the reflection! Antelope Island Causeway, Davis County, Utah. December 28, 2008
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    2010/03 - March - Black-throated Sparrow440 viewsGunlock State Park, Washington County, Utah. March 19, 2010
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    2009/11 - November - Bonaparte's Gull439 viewsAntelope Island Causeway, Davis County, Utah. November 2009
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    2012/01 - January - Bufflehead439 viewsTonaquint Park, Washington County, Utah. January 2, 2012
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    2008/10 - October - Red-shouldered Hawk435 viewsLytle Ranch, Beaver Dam Wash, Washington County, Utah. October 26, 2008
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    2009/08 - August - Gray Jay432 viewsHacking Lake Campsite - 11,000', Uintah County, Utah. August 15, 2009
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    2011/04 - April - Red Crossbill430 viewsSandy, Salt Lake County, Utah. April 9, 2011
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    2008/09 - September - Sabine's Gull425 viewsSouth shore of the Great Salt Lake, Salt Lake County, Utah. September 22, 2008
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    2009/09 - September - White-faced Ibis425 viewsLee Kay Ponds, Salt Lake County, Utah. September 13, 2009
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    2010/02 - February - House Finch425 viewsCottonwood Heights, Salt Lake County, Utah. February 6, 2010
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    2009/10 - October - Redhead423 viewsSalt Lake City, Salt Lake County, Utah. October 18, 2009
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    2009/05 - May - Cattle Egret421 viewsBear River MBR, Box Elder County, Utah. May 17,, 2009
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    2010/04 - April - Common Raven421 viewsArches National Park, Grand County, Utah. April 24, 2010
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    2011/01 - January - Sora417 viewsFarmington Bay WMA, Davis County, Utah. January 15, 2011
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    2008/08 - August - Swainson's Hawk415 viewsSalt Lake International Center, Salt Lake County, Utah. August 30, 2008
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    2010/01 - January - American Wigeon415 viewsSt. George Golf Course, Washington County, Utah. January 17, 2009
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    2012/10 - October - Cooper's Hawk415 viewsMillcreek, Salt Lake County, Utah. October 6, 2012
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    2010/07 - July - Cordilleran Flycatcher413 viewsSinks Canyon, Lander, Wyoming. July 4, 2010
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    2010/12 - December - American Coot407 viewsTonaquint Park, Washington County, Utah. December 4, 2010
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    2009/01 - January - Greater White-fronted Goose406 viewsLake Park, Salt Lake County, Utah. January 10, 2009
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    2008/11 - November - Tundra Swans402 viewsSouth Shore of the Great Salt Lake, Salt Lake County, Utah. November 2008
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    2011/03 - March - Cassin's Finch395 viewsSandy, Salt Lake County, Utah. March 15, 2011
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    2010/08 - August - Dark-eyed Junco391 viewsLeidy Peak, Uintah County, Utah. August 7, 2010
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    2011/11 - November - Red-tailed Hawk388 viewsLehi, Utah County, Utah. November 7, 2011
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    2013/04 - April - American White Pelican385 viewsPowell Lake, Lehi, Utah County, Utah. April 18, 2013
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    2010/11 - November - Loggerhead Shrike382 views7200 West & I-80, Salt Lake County, Utah. November 28, 2010
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    2011/02 - February - Brown Pelican375 viewsMalibu Lagoon State Beach, California. February 19, 2011
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    2011/06 - June - Fiery-throated Hummingbird359 viewsKM-70, near Cerro de la Muerte, Costa Rica. June 20, 2011
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    2011/10 - October - Harlequin Duck359 viewsAntelope Island Causeway, Davis County, Utah. October 2011
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    2012/03 - March - Sharp-shinned Hawk346 viewsWith European Starling. Lehi, Utah County, Utah. March 6, 2012
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    2011/12 - December - Rough-legged Hawk342 viewsAntelope Island Causeway, Davis County, Utah. December 3, 2011
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    2012/12 - December - Short-eared Owl335 viewsFarmington Bay WMA, Davis County, Utah. December 29, 2012
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    2012/02 - February - Harlan's Hawk330 viewsLehi, Utah County, Utah. February 15, 2012
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    2011/08 - August - Wilson's Phalarope325 viewsOuray National Wildlife Refuge, Uintah County, Utah. August 21, 2011
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    2011/05 - May - American Bittern324 viewsCutler Marsh, Cache County, Utah. May 15, 2011
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    2012/07 - July - Rufous Hummingbird322 viewsSinks Canyon, Lander, Wyoming. July 5, 2012
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    2012/08 - August - Bearded Mountaineer321 viewsENDEMIC! Huacarpay Lake, Cusco, Peru. August 25, 2012
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    2012/04 - April - Eurasian Collared-Dove320 viewsSprings Estate Pond, Washington County, Utah. April 28, 2012
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    2012/11 - November - Ferruginous Hawk316 viewsHerriman, Salt Lake County, Utah. November 24, 2012
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    2013/01 - January - Bohemian Waxwing313 viewsBountiful, Davis County, Utah. January 18, 2013
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    2011/09 - September - Black-chinned Hummingbird311 viewsSandy, Salt Lake County, Utah. September 6, 2011
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    2012/06 - June - Pine Grosbeak302 viewsSoapstone Basin, Wasatch County, Utah. June 30, 2012
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    2013/02 - February - Herring Gull302 viewsFarmington Bay WMA, Davis County, Utah. February 2013
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    2011/07 - July - Sandhill Crane289 viewsKuhni Road, Provo, Utah County, Utah. July 2011
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    2014/07 - July - White-tailed Ptarmigan289 viewsLeidy Peak, Uintah County, Utah. July 6, 2014
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    2014/10 - October- California Gull283 viewsFlying past a rainbow. Farmington Bay WMA, Davis County, Utah. October 1, 2014
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    2015/01 - January - Northern Pygmy-Owl280 viewsRockville, Washington County, Utah. January 10, 2015
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    2012/05 - May - Trumpeter Swan279 viewsDraper, Salt Lake County, Utah. May 11, 2012
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    2014/01 - January - Sagebrush Sparrow279 viewsSand Hollow State Park, Washington County, Utah. January 18, 2014
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    2014/08 - August - Rufous Hummingbird274 viewsSandy, Salt Lake County, Utah. August 8, 2014
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    2013/06 - June - Western Screech-Owl268 viewsLytle Ranch, Washington County, Utah. June 1, 2013
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    2013/10 - October - Ferruginous Hawk268 viewsEagle Mountain, Utah County, Utah. October 30, 2013
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    2013/12 - December - Long-eared Owl266 viewsJordan River Parkway, Salt Lake County, Utah. December 31, 2013
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    2012/09 - September - Black-headed Grosbeak265 viewsSalt Lake International Center, Salt Lake County, Utah. September 22, 2012
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    2013/05 - May - Yellow-headed Blackbird263 viewsChicken Creek Reservoir, Juab County, Utah. May 9, 2013
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    2013/07 - July - Rufous Hummingbird261 viewsSandy, Salt Lake County, Utah. July 27, 2013
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    2014/02 - February - American Flamingo261 viewsRio Lagartos, Yucat√°n, Mexico. February 5, 2014
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    2013/03 - March - Common Merganser259 viewsFarmington Bay WMA, Davis County, Utah. March 2, 2013
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    2014/12 - December - Pine Grosbeak259 viewsAlta, Salt Lake County, Utah. December 31, 2014
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    2013/11 - November - Pacific Loon256 viewsLake Park, Salt Lake County, Utah. November 18, 2013
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    2013/09 - September - Crested Barbet253 viewsOlifants Camp, Kruger National Park, South Africa. September 1, 2013
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    2013/08 - August - Southern Yellow-billed Hornbill252 viewsTshokwane Picnic Area, Kruger National Park, South Africa. August 31, 2013
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    2014/04 - April - Mountain Bluebird235 viewsHickman Flats, San Juan County, Utah. April 20, 2014
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    2015/03 - March - Sharp-tailed Grouse234 viewsGolden Spike National Historic Site, Box Elder County, Utah. March 25, 2015
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    2015/05 - May - Violet-green Swallow232 viewsGrantsville Reservoir, Tooele County, Utah. May 27, 2015
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    2014/06 - June - Broad-tailed Hummingbird231 viewsEast Canyon, Morgan County, Utah. June 19, 2014
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    2016/10 - October - Great Horned Owl228 viewsYuba State Park, Juab County, Utah. October 14, 2016
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    2014/09 - September - American Three-toed Woodpecker224 viewsBrighton, Salt Lake County, Utah. September 13, 2014
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    2014/11 - November - Common Raven220 viewsNorth Lehi Fields, Utah County, Utah. November 2014
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    2016/03 - March - Sagebrush Sparrow219 viewsAntelope Island State Park, Davis County, Utah. March 5, 2016
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    2014/03 - March - White-necked Jacobin217 viewsPanama Rainforest Discovery Center, Panama. March 29, 2014
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    2015/02 - February - Ross's X Snow Goose Hybrid210 viewsBlue Phase to boot! Salt Lake International Center, Salt Lake County, Utah. February 25, 2015
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    2015/07 - July - Flammulated Owl210 viewsEast Canyon, Morgan County, Utah. July 15, 2015
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    2014/05 - May - Red-winged Blackbird209 viewsFarmington Bay WMA, Davis County, Utah. May 4, 2014
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    2015/04 - April - Bonaparte's Gull199 viewsPowell Lake, Utah County, Utah. April 2015
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    2016/06 - June - Flammulated Owl189 viewsWasatch Mountains, Salt Lake County, Utah. June 20, 2016
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    2015/06 - June - Western Meadowlark178 viewsFairfield, Utah County, Utah. June 25, 2015
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    2015/08 - August - Rufous Hummingbird174 viewsSandy, Salt Lake County, Utah. August 8, 2015
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    2016/05 - May - Little Gull173 viewsPowell Lake, Lehi, Utah County, Utah. May 3, 2016
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    2015/12 - December - Great Blue Heron158 viewsEntrada Golf Course, Washington County, Utah. December 20, 2015
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    2015/11 - November - Great Kiskadee156 viewsIberostar Paraiso Maya, Playa Paraiso, Mexico. November 7, 2015
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    2016/04 - April - American Avocet152 viewsSand Hollow State Park, Washington County, Utah. April 16, 2016
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    2016/02 - February - White-crowned Sparrow145 viewsGlovers Lane, Davis County, Utah. February 28, 2016
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    2016/01 - January - Wood Duck143 viewsSt. George Golf Club, Washington County, Utah. January 17, 2016
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