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 Hummingbird1679 viewsNew Harmony, Washington County, Utah. October 2, 2010
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    2007/11 - November - Northern Hawk Owl1940 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 Sandpiper1150 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 Scaup13760 viewsKennecott Inland Sea Shorebird Reserve (ISSR), Salt Lake County, Utah. January 2008
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    2008/02 - February - Bald Eagle815 viewsFarmington Bay Wildlife Management Area (WMA), Davis County, Utah. February 26, 2008
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    2008/04 - April - California Gull801 viewsSugarhouse Park, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake County, Utah. April 21, 2008
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    2008/05 - May - Western Kingbird835 viewsSalt Lake International Center, Salt Lake County, Utah. May 29, 2008
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    2008/06 - June - Flammulated Owl839 viewsMorgan County, Utah. June 17, 2008
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    2008/07 - July - Red-naped Sapsucker950 viewsSilver Lake, Brighton, Salt Lake County, Utah. July 15, 2008
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    2008/08 - August - Swainson's Hawk723 viewsSalt Lake International Center, Salt Lake County, Utah. August 30, 2008
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    2008/09 - September - Sabine's Gull739 viewsSouth shore of the Great Salt Lake, Salt Lake County, Utah. September 22, 2008
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    2008/10 - October - Red-shouldered Hawk741 viewsLytle Ranch, Beaver Dam Wash, Washington County, Utah. October 26, 2008
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    2008/11 - November - Tundra Swans703 viewsSouth Shore of the Great Salt Lake, Salt Lake County, Utah. November 2008
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    2008/12 - December - Ruff736 viewsLook at the reflection! Antelope Island Causeway, Davis County, Utah. December 28, 2008
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    2009/01 - January - Greater White-fronted Goose727 viewsLake Park, Salt Lake County, Utah. January 10, 2009
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    2009/02 - February - Evening Grosbeak799 viewsLower River Road, Francis, Wasatch County, Utah. February 1, 2008
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    2009/03 - March - Snow & Ross's Geese802 viewsProbably around 2,00 present. West of Corinne, Box Elder County, Utah. March 7, 2009
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    2009/04 - April - European Starling795 viewsSalt Lake City, Salt Lake County, Utah. April 18, 2009
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    2009/05 - May - Cattle Egret689 viewsBear River MBR, Box Elder County, Utah. May 17,, 2009
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    2009/06 - June - Great Blue Heron708 viewsNear the Great Salt Lake, Salt Lake County, Utah. June 4, 2009
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    2009/07 - July - Burrowing Owl745 viewsAntelope Island State Park, Davis County, Utah. July 23, 2009
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    2009/08 - August - Gray Jay687 viewsHacking Lake Campsite - 11,000', Uintah County, Utah. August 15, 2009
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    2009/09 - September - White-faced Ibis661 viewsLee Kay Ponds, Salt Lake County, Utah. September 13, 2009
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    2009/10 - October - Redhead658 viewsSalt Lake City, Salt Lake County, Utah. October 18, 2009
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    2009/11 - November - Bonaparte's Gull667 viewsAntelope Island Causeway, Davis County, Utah. November 2009
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    2009/12 - December - Virginia Rail695 viewsAntelope Island State Park, Davis County, Utah. December 20, 2009
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    2010/01 - January - American Wigeon659 viewsSt. George Golf Course, Washington County, Utah. January 17, 2009
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    2010/02 - February - House Finch639 viewsCottonwood Heights, Salt Lake County, Utah. February 6, 2010
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    2010/03 - March - Black-throated Sparrow653 viewsGunlock State Park, Washington County, Utah. March 19, 2010
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    2010/04 - April - Common Raven624 viewsArches National Park, Grand County, Utah. April 24, 2010
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    2010/05 - May - Western Tanager1415 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 Owl711 viewsZion National Park, Washington County, Utah. June 12, 2010
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    2010/07 - July - Cordilleran Flycatcher637 viewsSinks Canyon, Lander, Wyoming. July 4, 2010
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    2010/08 - August - Dark-eyed Junco598 viewsLeidy Peak, Uintah County, Utah. August 7, 2010
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    2010/09 - September - Rufous Hummingbird651 viewsBEAUTIFUL Display! Sandy, Salt Lake County, Utah. September 9, 2010
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    2010/11 - November - Loggerhead Shrike573 views7200 West & I-80, Salt Lake County, Utah. November 28, 2010
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    2010/12 - December - American Coot602 viewsTonaquint Park, Washington County, Utah. December 4, 2010
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    2011/01 - January - Sora605 viewsFarmington Bay WMA, Davis County, Utah. January 15, 2011
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    2011/02 - February - Brown Pelican571 viewsMalibu Lagoon State Beach, California. February 19, 2011
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    2011/03 - March - Cassin's Finch586 viewsSandy, Salt Lake County, Utah. March 15, 2011
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    2011/04 - April - Red Crossbill627 viewsSandy, Salt Lake County, Utah. April 9, 2011
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    2011/05 - May - American Bittern521 viewsCutler Marsh, Cache County, Utah. May 15, 2011
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    2011/06 - June - Fiery-throated Hummingbird635 viewsKM-70, near Cerro de la Muerte, Costa Rica. June 20, 2011
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    2011/07 - July - Sandhill Crane488 viewsKuhni Road, Provo, Utah County, Utah. July 2011
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    2011/08 - August - Wilson's Phalarope512 viewsOuray National Wildlife Refuge, Uintah County, Utah. August 21, 2011
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    2011/09 - September - Black-chinned Hummingbird498 viewsSandy, Salt Lake County, Utah. September 6, 2011
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    2011/10 - October - Harlequin Duck565 viewsAntelope Island Causeway, Davis County, Utah. October 2011
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    2011/11 - November - Red-tailed Hawk584 viewsLehi, Utah County, Utah. November 7, 2011
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    2011/12 - December - Rough-legged Hawk529 viewsAntelope Island Causeway, Davis County, Utah. December 3, 2011
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    2012/01 - January - Bufflehead632 viewsTonaquint Park, Washington County, Utah. January 2, 2012
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    2012/02 - February - Harlan's Hawk538 viewsLehi, Utah County, Utah. February 15, 2012
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    2012/03 - March - Sharp-shinned Hawk539 viewsWith European Starling. Lehi, Utah County, Utah. March 6, 2012
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    2012/04 - April - Eurasian Collared-Dove531 viewsSprings Estate Pond, Washington County, Utah. April 28, 2012
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    2012/05 - May - Trumpeter Swan462 viewsDraper, Salt Lake County, Utah. May 11, 2012
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    2012/06 - June - Pine Grosbeak488 viewsSoapstone Basin, Wasatch County, Utah. June 30, 2012
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    2012/07 - July - Rufous Hummingbird514 viewsSinks Canyon, Lander, Wyoming. July 5, 2012
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    2012/08 - August - Bearded Mountaineer519 viewsENDEMIC! Huacarpay Lake, Cusco, Peru. August 25, 2012
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    2012/09 - September - Black-headed Grosbeak453 viewsSalt Lake International Center, Salt Lake County, Utah. September 22, 2012
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    2012/10 - October - Cooper's Hawk599 viewsMillcreek, Salt Lake County, Utah. October 6, 2012
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    2012/11 - November - Ferruginous Hawk510 viewsHerriman, Salt Lake County, Utah. November 24, 2012
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    2012/12 - December - Short-eared Owl522 viewsFarmington Bay WMA, Davis County, Utah. December 29, 2012
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    2013/01 - January - Bohemian Waxwing504 viewsBountiful, Davis County, Utah. January 18, 2013
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    2013/02 - February - Herring Gull485 viewsFarmington Bay WMA, Davis County, Utah. February 2013
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    2013/03 - March - Common Merganser445 viewsFarmington Bay WMA, Davis County, Utah. March 2, 2013
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    2013/04 - April - American White Pelican573 viewsPowell Lake, Lehi, Utah County, Utah. April 18, 2013
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    2013/05 - May - Yellow-headed Blackbird484 viewsChicken Creek Reservoir, Juab County, Utah. May 9, 2013
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    2013/06 - June - Western Screech-Owl473 viewsLytle Ranch, Washington County, Utah. June 1, 2013
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    2013/07 - July - Rufous Hummingbird462 viewsSandy, Salt Lake County, Utah. July 27, 2013
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    2013/08 - August - Southern Yellow-billed Hornbill522 viewsTshokwane Picnic Area, Kruger National Park, South Africa. August 31, 2013
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    2013/09 - September - Crested Barbet462 viewsOlifants Camp, Kruger National Park, South Africa. September 1, 2013
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    2013/10 - October - Ferruginous Hawk470 viewsEagle Mountain, Utah County, Utah. October 30, 2013
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    2013/11 - November - Pacific Loon461 viewsLake Park, Salt Lake County, Utah. November 18, 2013
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    2013/12 - December - Long-eared Owl471 viewsJordan River Parkway, Salt Lake County, Utah. December 31, 2013
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    2014/01 - January - Sagebrush Sparrow485 viewsSand Hollow State Park, Washington County, Utah. January 18, 2014
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    2014/02 - February - American Flamingo466 viewsRio Lagartos, Yucat√°n, Mexico. February 5, 2014
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    2014/03 - March - White-necked Jacobin417 viewsPanama Rainforest Discovery Center, Panama. March 29, 2014
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    2014/04 - April - Mountain Bluebird456 viewsHickman Flats, San Juan County, Utah. April 20, 2014
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    2014/05 - May - Red-winged Blackbird403 viewsFarmington Bay WMA, Davis County, Utah. May 4, 2014
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    2014/06 - June - Broad-tailed Hummingbird510 viewsEast Canyon, Morgan County, Utah. June 19, 2014
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    2014/07 - July - White-tailed Ptarmigan475 viewsLeidy Peak, Uintah County, Utah. July 6, 2014
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    2014/08 - August - Rufous Hummingbird457 viewsSandy, Salt Lake County, Utah. August 8, 2014
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    2014/09 - September - American Three-toed Woodpecker450 viewsBrighton, Salt Lake County, Utah. September 13, 2014
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    2014/10 - October- California Gull467 viewsFlying past a rainbow. Farmington Bay WMA, Davis County, Utah. October 1, 2014
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    2014/11 - November - Common Raven405 viewsNorth Lehi Fields, Utah County, Utah. November 2014
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    2014/12 - December - Pine Grosbeak450 viewsAlta, Salt Lake County, Utah. December 31, 2014
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    2015/01 - January - Northern Pygmy-Owl467 viewsRockville, Washington County, Utah. January 10, 2015
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    2015/02 - February - Ross's X Snow Goose Hybrid395 viewsBlue Phase to boot! Salt Lake International Center, Salt Lake County, Utah. February 25, 2015
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    2015/03 - March - Sharp-tailed Grouse416 viewsGolden Spike National Historic Site, Box Elder County, Utah. March 25, 2015
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    2015/04 - April - Bonaparte's Gull378 viewsPowell Lake, Utah County, Utah. April 2015
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    2015/05 - May - Violet-green Swallow426 viewsGrantsville Reservoir, Tooele County, Utah. May 27, 2015
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    2015/06 - June - Western Meadowlark384 viewsFairfield, Utah County, Utah. June 25, 2015
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    2015/07 - July - Flammulated Owl392 viewsEast Canyon, Morgan County, Utah. July 15, 2015
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    2015/08 - August - Rufous Hummingbird356 viewsSandy, Salt Lake County, Utah. August 8, 2015
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    2015/11 - November - Great Kiskadee342 viewsIberostar Paraiso Maya, Playa Paraiso, Mexico. November 7, 2015
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    2015/12 - December - Great Blue Heron340 viewsEntrada Golf Course, Washington County, Utah. December 20, 2015
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    2016/01 - January - Wood Duck329 viewsSt. George Golf Club, Washington County, Utah. January 17, 2016
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    2016/02 - February - White-crowned Sparrow424 viewsGlovers Lane, Davis County, Utah. February 28, 2016
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    2016/03 - March - Sagebrush Sparrow407 viewsAntelope Island State Park, Davis County, Utah. March 5, 2016
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    2016/04 - April - American Avocet345 viewsSand Hollow State Park, Washington County, Utah. April 16, 2016
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    2016/05 - May - Little Gull373 viewsPowell Lake, Lehi, Utah County, Utah. May 3, 2016
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    2016/06 - June - Flammulated Owl411 viewsWasatch Mountains, Salt Lake County, Utah. June 20, 2016
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    2016/10 - October - Great Horned Owl469 viewsYuba State Park, Juab County, Utah. October 14, 2016
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