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 Owl1404 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 Hummingbird1203 viewsNew Harmony, Washington County, Utah. October 2, 2010
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    2010/05 - May - Western Tanager823 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 Sandpiper746 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 Owl666 viewsMorgan County, Utah. June 17, 2008
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    2008/02 - February - Bald Eagle637 viewsFarmington Bay Wildlife Management Area (WMA), Davis County, Utah. February 26, 2008
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    2008/01 - January - Lesser Scaup631 viewsKennecott Inland Sea Shorebird Reserve (ISSR), Salt Lake County, Utah. January 2008
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    2009/02 - February - Evening Grosbeak631 viewsLower River Road, Francis, Wasatch County, Utah. February 1, 2008
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    2008/04 - April - California Gull624 viewsSugarhouse Park, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake County, Utah. April 21, 2008
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    2008/07 - July - Red-naped Sapsucker623 viewsSilver Lake, Brighton, Salt Lake County, Utah. July 15, 2008
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    2009/07 - July - Burrowing Owl622 viewsAntelope Island State Park, Davis County, Utah. July 23, 2009
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    2010/06 - June - Spotted Owl621 viewsZion National Park, Washington County, Utah. June 12, 2010
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    2009/04 - April - European Starling609 viewsSalt Lake City, Salt Lake County, Utah. April 18, 2009
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    2008/05 - May - Western Kingbird605 viewsSalt Lake International Center, Salt Lake County, Utah. May 29, 2008
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    2009/06 - June - Great Blue Heron581 viewsNear the Great Salt Lake, Salt Lake County, Utah. June 4, 2009
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    2009/12 - December - Virginia Rail580 viewsAntelope Island State Park, Davis County, Utah. December 20, 2009
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    2009/03 - March - Snow & Ross's Geese572 viewsProbably around 2,00 present. West of Corinne, Box Elder County, Utah. March 7, 2009
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    2008/12 - December - Ruff567 viewsLook at the reflection! Antelope Island Causeway, Davis County, Utah. December 28, 2008
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    2010/09 - September - Rufous Hummingbird562 viewsBEAUTIFUL Display! Sandy, Salt Lake County, Utah. September 9, 2010
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    2010/03 - March - Black-throated Sparrow560 viewsGunlock State Park, Washington County, Utah. March 19, 2010
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    2008/09 - September - Sabine's Gull558 viewsSouth shore of the Great Salt Lake, Salt Lake County, Utah. September 22, 2008
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    2008/10 - October - Red-shouldered Hawk558 viewsLytle Ranch, Beaver Dam Wash, Washington County, Utah. October 26, 2008
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    2012/01 - January - Bufflehead550 viewsTonaquint Park, Washington County, Utah. January 2, 2012
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    2009/11 - November - Bonaparte's Gull548 viewsAntelope Island Causeway, Davis County, Utah. November 2009
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    2009/08 - August - Gray Jay545 viewsHacking Lake Campsite - 11,000', Uintah County, Utah. August 15, 2009
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    2010/02 - February - House Finch545 viewsCottonwood Heights, Salt Lake County, Utah. February 6, 2010
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    2009/01 - January - Greater White-fronted Goose541 viewsLake Park, Salt Lake County, Utah. January 10, 2009
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    2008/08 - August - Swainson's Hawk540 viewsSalt Lake International Center, Salt Lake County, Utah. August 30, 2008
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    2009/09 - September - White-faced Ibis540 viewsLee Kay Ponds, Salt Lake County, Utah. September 13, 2009
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    2009/05 - May - Cattle Egret539 viewsBear River MBR, Box Elder County, Utah. May 17,, 2009
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    2011/04 - April - Red Crossbill539 viewsSandy, Salt Lake County, Utah. April 9, 2011
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    2009/10 - October - Redhead536 viewsSalt Lake City, Salt Lake County, Utah. October 18, 2009
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    2010/07 - July - Cordilleran Flycatcher535 viewsSinks Canyon, Lander, Wyoming. July 4, 2010
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    2010/04 - April - Common Raven533 viewsArches National Park, Grand County, Utah. April 24, 2010
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    2008/11 - November - Tundra Swans529 viewsSouth Shore of the Great Salt Lake, Salt Lake County, Utah. November 2008
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    2010/01 - January - American Wigeon528 viewsSt. George Golf Course, Washington County, Utah. January 17, 2009
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    2011/01 - January - Sora526 viewsFarmington Bay WMA, Davis County, Utah. January 15, 2011
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    2012/10 - October - Cooper's Hawk521 viewsMillcreek, Salt Lake County, Utah. October 6, 2012
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    2010/12 - December - American Coot520 viewsTonaquint Park, Washington County, Utah. December 4, 2010
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    2010/08 - August - Dark-eyed Junco507 viewsLeidy Peak, Uintah County, Utah. August 7, 2010
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    2011/03 - March - Cassin's Finch505 viewsSandy, Salt Lake County, Utah. March 15, 2011
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    2011/11 - November - Red-tailed Hawk505 viewsLehi, Utah County, Utah. November 7, 2011
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    2013/04 - April - American White Pelican500 viewsPowell Lake, Lehi, Utah County, Utah. April 18, 2013
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    2010/11 - November - Loggerhead Shrike488 views7200 West & I-80, Salt Lake County, Utah. November 28, 2010
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    2011/06 - June - Fiery-throated Hummingbird486 viewsKM-70, near Cerro de la Muerte, Costa Rica. June 20, 2011
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    2011/02 - February - Brown Pelican482 viewsMalibu Lagoon State Beach, California. February 19, 2011
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    2011/10 - October - Harlequin Duck472 viewsAntelope Island Causeway, Davis County, Utah. October 2011
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    2012/03 - March - Sharp-shinned Hawk460 viewsWith European Starling. Lehi, Utah County, Utah. March 6, 2012
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    2012/02 - February - Harlan's Hawk453 viewsLehi, Utah County, Utah. February 15, 2012
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    2011/12 - December - Rough-legged Hawk449 viewsAntelope Island Causeway, Davis County, Utah. December 3, 2011
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    2012/12 - December - Short-eared Owl439 viewsFarmington Bay WMA, Davis County, Utah. December 29, 2012
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    2011/05 - May - American Bittern438 viewsCutler Marsh, Cache County, Utah. May 15, 2011
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    2012/04 - April - Eurasian Collared-Dove435 viewsSprings Estate Pond, Washington County, Utah. April 28, 2012
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    2012/07 - July - Rufous Hummingbird433 viewsSinks Canyon, Lander, Wyoming. July 5, 2012
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    2011/08 - August - Wilson's Phalarope432 viewsOuray National Wildlife Refuge, Uintah County, Utah. August 21, 2011
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    2012/08 - August - Bearded Mountaineer432 viewsENDEMIC! Huacarpay Lake, Cusco, Peru. August 25, 2012
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    2012/11 - November - Ferruginous Hawk427 viewsHerriman, Salt Lake County, Utah. November 24, 2012
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    2013/01 - January - Bohemian Waxwing427 viewsBountiful, Davis County, Utah. January 18, 2013
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    2011/09 - September - Black-chinned Hummingbird419 viewsSandy, Salt Lake County, Utah. September 6, 2011
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    2012/06 - June - Pine Grosbeak411 viewsSoapstone Basin, Wasatch County, Utah. June 30, 2012
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    2013/02 - February - Herring Gull409 viewsFarmington Bay WMA, Davis County, Utah. February 2013
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    2011/07 - July - Sandhill Crane406 viewsKuhni Road, Provo, Utah County, Utah. July 2011
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    2014/07 - July - White-tailed Ptarmigan401 viewsLeidy Peak, Uintah County, Utah. July 6, 2014
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    2014/01 - January - Sagebrush Sparrow400 viewsSand Hollow State Park, Washington County, Utah. January 18, 2014
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    2014/10 - October- California Gull394 viewsFlying past a rainbow. Farmington Bay WMA, Davis County, Utah. October 1, 2014
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    2015/01 - January - Northern Pygmy-Owl393 viewsRockville, Washington County, Utah. January 10, 2015
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    2013/05 - May - Yellow-headed Blackbird390 viewsChicken Creek Reservoir, Juab County, Utah. May 9, 2013
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    2013/06 - June - Western Screech-Owl390 viewsLytle Ranch, Washington County, Utah. June 1, 2013
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    2013/10 - October - Ferruginous Hawk389 viewsEagle Mountain, Utah County, Utah. October 30, 2013
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    2013/12 - December - Long-eared Owl388 viewsJordan River Parkway, Salt Lake County, Utah. December 31, 2013
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    2014/08 - August - Rufous Hummingbird384 viewsSandy, Salt Lake County, Utah. August 8, 2014
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    2013/07 - July - Rufous Hummingbird383 viewsSandy, Salt Lake County, Utah. July 27, 2013
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    2012/05 - May - Trumpeter Swan382 viewsDraper, Salt Lake County, Utah. May 11, 2012
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    2014/02 - February - American Flamingo381 viewsRio Lagartos, Yucat√°n, Mexico. February 5, 2014
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    2013/09 - September - Crested Barbet379 viewsOlifants Camp, Kruger National Park, South Africa. September 1, 2013
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    2013/08 - August - Southern Yellow-billed Hornbill378 viewsTshokwane Picnic Area, Kruger National Park, South Africa. August 31, 2013
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    2013/11 - November - Pacific Loon377 viewsLake Park, Salt Lake County, Utah. November 18, 2013
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    2014/12 - December - Pine Grosbeak376 viewsAlta, Salt Lake County, Utah. December 31, 2014
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    2013/03 - March - Common Merganser369 viewsFarmington Bay WMA, Davis County, Utah. March 2, 2013
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    2012/09 - September - Black-headed Grosbeak368 viewsSalt Lake International Center, Salt Lake County, Utah. September 22, 2012
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    2014/04 - April - Mountain Bluebird364 viewsHickman Flats, San Juan County, Utah. April 20, 2014
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    2014/06 - June - Broad-tailed Hummingbird357 viewsEast Canyon, Morgan County, Utah. June 19, 2014
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    2016/10 - October - Great Horned Owl357 viewsYuba State Park, Juab County, Utah. October 14, 2016
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    2014/09 - September - American Three-toed Woodpecker345 viewsBrighton, Salt Lake County, Utah. September 13, 2014
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    2015/05 - May - Violet-green Swallow345 viewsGrantsville Reservoir, Tooele County, Utah. May 27, 2015
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    2015/03 - March - Sharp-tailed Grouse342 viewsGolden Spike National Historic Site, Box Elder County, Utah. March 25, 2015
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    2014/03 - March - White-necked Jacobin337 viewsPanama Rainforest Discovery Center, Panama. March 29, 2014
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    2016/03 - March - Sagebrush Sparrow333 viewsAntelope Island State Park, Davis County, Utah. March 5, 2016
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    2014/11 - November - Common Raven331 viewsNorth Lehi Fields, Utah County, Utah. November 2014
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    2014/05 - May - Red-winged Blackbird328 viewsFarmington Bay WMA, Davis County, Utah. May 4, 2014
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    2015/02 - February - Ross's X Snow Goose Hybrid324 viewsBlue Phase to boot! Salt Lake International Center, Salt Lake County, Utah. February 25, 2015
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    2015/07 - July - Flammulated Owl319 viewsEast Canyon, Morgan County, Utah. July 15, 2015
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    2016/06 - June - Flammulated Owl310 viewsWasatch Mountains, Salt Lake County, Utah. June 20, 2016
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    2015/06 - June - Western Meadowlark307 viewsFairfield, Utah County, Utah. June 25, 2015
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    2015/04 - April - Bonaparte's Gull305 viewsPowell Lake, Utah County, Utah. April 2015
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    2016/05 - May - Little Gull292 viewsPowell Lake, Lehi, Utah County, Utah. May 3, 2016
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    2015/08 - August - Rufous Hummingbird282 viewsSandy, Salt Lake County, Utah. August 8, 2015
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    2015/12 - December - Great Blue Heron267 viewsEntrada Golf Course, Washington County, Utah. December 20, 2015
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    2015/11 - November - Great Kiskadee266 viewsIberostar Paraiso Maya, Playa Paraiso, Mexico. November 7, 2015
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    2016/04 - April - American Avocet266 viewsSand Hollow State Park, Washington County, Utah. April 16, 2016
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    2016/02 - February - White-crowned Sparrow262 viewsGlovers Lane, Davis County, Utah. February 28, 2016
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    2016/01 - January - Wood Duck254 viewsSt. George Golf Club, Washington County, Utah. January 17, 2016
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