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 Hummingbird1490 viewsNew Harmony, Washington County, Utah. October 2, 2010
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    2007/11 - November - Northern Hawk Owl1765 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 Sandpiper985 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 Scaup719 viewsKennecott Inland Sea Shorebird Reserve (ISSR), Salt Lake County, Utah. January 2008
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    2008/02 - February - Bald Eagle721 viewsFarmington Bay Wildlife Management Area (WMA), Davis County, Utah. February 26, 2008
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    2008/04 - April - California Gull722 viewsSugarhouse Park, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake County, Utah. April 21, 2008
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    2008/05 - May - Western Kingbird740 viewsSalt Lake International Center, Salt Lake County, Utah. May 29, 2008
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    2008/06 - June - Flammulated Owl747 viewsMorgan County, Utah. June 17, 2008
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    2008/07 - July - Red-naped Sapsucker796 viewsSilver Lake, Brighton, Salt Lake County, Utah. July 15, 2008
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    2008/08 - August - Swainson's Hawk635 viewsSalt Lake International Center, Salt Lake County, Utah. August 30, 2008
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    2008/09 - September - Sabine's Gull644 viewsSouth shore of the Great Salt Lake, Salt Lake County, Utah. September 22, 2008
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    2008/10 - October - Red-shouldered Hawk647 viewsLytle Ranch, Beaver Dam Wash, Washington County, Utah. October 26, 2008
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    2008/11 - November - Tundra Swans608 viewsSouth Shore of the Great Salt Lake, Salt Lake County, Utah. November 2008
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    2008/12 - December - Ruff644 viewsLook at the reflection! Antelope Island Causeway, Davis County, Utah. December 28, 2008
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    2009/01 - January - Greater White-fronted Goose636 viewsLake Park, Salt Lake County, Utah. January 10, 2009
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    2009/02 - February - Evening Grosbeak710 viewsLower River Road, Francis, Wasatch County, Utah. February 1, 2008
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    2009/03 - March - Snow & Ross's Geese689 viewsProbably around 2,00 present. West of Corinne, Box Elder County, Utah. March 7, 2009
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    2009/04 - April - European Starling702 viewsSalt Lake City, Salt Lake County, Utah. April 18, 2009
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    2009/05 - May - Cattle Egret625 viewsBear River MBR, Box Elder County, Utah. May 17,, 2009
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    2009/06 - June - Great Blue Heron663 viewsNear the Great Salt Lake, Salt Lake County, Utah. June 4, 2009
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    2009/07 - July - Burrowing Owl701 viewsAntelope Island State Park, Davis County, Utah. July 23, 2009
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    2009/08 - August - Gray Jay639 viewsHacking Lake Campsite - 11,000', Uintah County, Utah. August 15, 2009
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    2009/09 - September - White-faced Ibis617 viewsLee Kay Ponds, Salt Lake County, Utah. September 13, 2009
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    2009/10 - October - Redhead617 viewsSalt Lake City, Salt Lake County, Utah. October 18, 2009
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    2009/11 - November - Bonaparte's Gull624 viewsAntelope Island Causeway, Davis County, Utah. November 2009
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    2009/12 - December - Virginia Rail652 viewsAntelope Island State Park, Davis County, Utah. December 20, 2009
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    2010/01 - January - American Wigeon610 viewsSt. George Golf Course, Washington County, Utah. January 17, 2009
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    2010/02 - February - House Finch603 viewsCottonwood Heights, Salt Lake County, Utah. February 6, 2010
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    2010/03 - March - Black-throated Sparrow623 viewsGunlock State Park, Washington County, Utah. March 19, 2010
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    2010/04 - April - Common Raven594 viewsArches National Park, Grand County, Utah. April 24, 2010
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    2010/05 - May - Western Tanager1278 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 Owl682 viewsZion National Park, Washington County, Utah. June 12, 2010
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    2010/07 - July - Cordilleran Flycatcher606 viewsSinks Canyon, Lander, Wyoming. July 4, 2010
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    2010/08 - August - Dark-eyed Junco568 viewsLeidy Peak, Uintah County, Utah. August 7, 2010
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    2010/09 - September - Rufous Hummingbird618 viewsBEAUTIFUL Display! Sandy, Salt Lake County, Utah. September 9, 2010
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    2010/11 - November - Loggerhead Shrike542 views7200 West & I-80, Salt Lake County, Utah. November 28, 2010
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    2010/12 - December - American Coot574 viewsTonaquint Park, Washington County, Utah. December 4, 2010
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    2011/01 - January - Sora578 viewsFarmington Bay WMA, Davis County, Utah. January 15, 2011
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    2011/02 - February - Brown Pelican540 viewsMalibu Lagoon State Beach, California. February 19, 2011
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    2011/03 - March - Cassin's Finch557 viewsSandy, Salt Lake County, Utah. March 15, 2011
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    2011/04 - April - Red Crossbill594 viewsSandy, Salt Lake County, Utah. April 9, 2011
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    2011/05 - May - American Bittern490 viewsCutler Marsh, Cache County, Utah. May 15, 2011
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    2011/06 - June - Fiery-throated Hummingbird572 viewsKM-70, near Cerro de la Muerte, Costa Rica. June 20, 2011
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    2011/07 - July - Sandhill Crane460 viewsKuhni Road, Provo, Utah County, Utah. July 2011
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    2011/08 - August - Wilson's Phalarope483 viewsOuray National Wildlife Refuge, Uintah County, Utah. August 21, 2011
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    2011/09 - September - Black-chinned Hummingbird470 viewsSandy, Salt Lake County, Utah. September 6, 2011
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    2011/10 - October - Harlequin Duck535 viewsAntelope Island Causeway, Davis County, Utah. October 2011
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    2011/11 - November - Red-tailed Hawk555 viewsLehi, Utah County, Utah. November 7, 2011
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    2011/12 - December - Rough-legged Hawk501 viewsAntelope Island Causeway, Davis County, Utah. December 3, 2011
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    2012/01 - January - Bufflehead604 viewsTonaquint Park, Washington County, Utah. January 2, 2012
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    2012/02 - February - Harlan's Hawk507 viewsLehi, Utah County, Utah. February 15, 2012
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    2012/03 - March - Sharp-shinned Hawk511 viewsWith European Starling. Lehi, Utah County, Utah. March 6, 2012
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    2012/04 - April - Eurasian Collared-Dove501 viewsSprings Estate Pond, Washington County, Utah. April 28, 2012
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    2012/05 - May - Trumpeter Swan434 viewsDraper, Salt Lake County, Utah. May 11, 2012
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    2012/06 - June - Pine Grosbeak460 viewsSoapstone Basin, Wasatch County, Utah. June 30, 2012
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    2012/07 - July - Rufous Hummingbird485 viewsSinks Canyon, Lander, Wyoming. July 5, 2012
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    2012/08 - August - Bearded Mountaineer491 viewsENDEMIC! Huacarpay Lake, Cusco, Peru. August 25, 2012
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    2012/09 - September - Black-headed Grosbeak425 viewsSalt Lake International Center, Salt Lake County, Utah. September 22, 2012
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    2012/10 - October - Cooper's Hawk573 viewsMillcreek, Salt Lake County, Utah. October 6, 2012
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    2012/11 - November - Ferruginous Hawk482 viewsHerriman, Salt Lake County, Utah. November 24, 2012
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    2012/12 - December - Short-eared Owl493 viewsFarmington Bay WMA, Davis County, Utah. December 29, 2012
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    2013/01 - January - Bohemian Waxwing475 viewsBountiful, Davis County, Utah. January 18, 2013
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    2013/02 - February - Herring Gull457 viewsFarmington Bay WMA, Davis County, Utah. February 2013
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    2013/03 - March - Common Merganser419 viewsFarmington Bay WMA, Davis County, Utah. March 2, 2013
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    2013/04 - April - American White Pelican548 viewsPowell Lake, Lehi, Utah County, Utah. April 18, 2013
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    2013/05 - May - Yellow-headed Blackbird457 viewsChicken Creek Reservoir, Juab County, Utah. May 9, 2013
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    2013/06 - June - Western Screech-Owl448 viewsLytle Ranch, Washington County, Utah. June 1, 2013
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    2013/07 - July - Rufous Hummingbird436 viewsSandy, Salt Lake County, Utah. July 27, 2013
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    2013/08 - August - Southern Yellow-billed Hornbill495 viewsTshokwane Picnic Area, Kruger National Park, South Africa. August 31, 2013
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    2013/09 - September - Crested Barbet436 viewsOlifants Camp, Kruger National Park, South Africa. September 1, 2013
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    2013/10 - October - Ferruginous Hawk444 viewsEagle Mountain, Utah County, Utah. October 30, 2013
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    2013/11 - November - Pacific Loon435 viewsLake Park, Salt Lake County, Utah. November 18, 2013
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    2013/12 - December - Long-eared Owl443 viewsJordan River Parkway, Salt Lake County, Utah. December 31, 2013
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    2014/01 - January - Sagebrush Sparrow458 viewsSand Hollow State Park, Washington County, Utah. January 18, 2014
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    2014/02 - February - American Flamingo440 viewsRio Lagartos, Yucat√°n, Mexico. February 5, 2014
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    2014/03 - March - White-necked Jacobin391 viewsPanama Rainforest Discovery Center, Panama. March 29, 2014
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    2014/04 - April - Mountain Bluebird428 viewsHickman Flats, San Juan County, Utah. April 20, 2014
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    2014/05 - May - Red-winged Blackbird376 viewsFarmington Bay WMA, Davis County, Utah. May 4, 2014
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    2014/06 - June - Broad-tailed Hummingbird427 viewsEast Canyon, Morgan County, Utah. June 19, 2014
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    2014/07 - July - White-tailed Ptarmigan448 viewsLeidy Peak, Uintah County, Utah. July 6, 2014
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    2014/08 - August - Rufous Hummingbird431 viewsSandy, Salt Lake County, Utah. August 8, 2014
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    2014/09 - September - American Three-toed Woodpecker399 viewsBrighton, Salt Lake County, Utah. September 13, 2014
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    2014/10 - October- California Gull440 viewsFlying past a rainbow. Farmington Bay WMA, Davis County, Utah. October 1, 2014
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    2014/11 - November - Common Raven377 viewsNorth Lehi Fields, Utah County, Utah. November 2014
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    2014/12 - December - Pine Grosbeak422 viewsAlta, Salt Lake County, Utah. December 31, 2014
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    2015/01 - January - Northern Pygmy-Owl439 viewsRockville, Washington County, Utah. January 10, 2015
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    2015/02 - February - Ross's X Snow Goose Hybrid368 viewsBlue Phase to boot! Salt Lake International Center, Salt Lake County, Utah. February 25, 2015
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    2015/03 - March - Sharp-tailed Grouse389 viewsGolden Spike National Historic Site, Box Elder County, Utah. March 25, 2015
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    2015/04 - April - Bonaparte's Gull352 viewsPowell Lake, Utah County, Utah. April 2015
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    2015/05 - May - Violet-green Swallow400 viewsGrantsville Reservoir, Tooele County, Utah. May 27, 2015
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    2015/06 - June - Western Meadowlark355 viewsFairfield, Utah County, Utah. June 25, 2015
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    2015/07 - July - Flammulated Owl365 viewsEast Canyon, Morgan County, Utah. July 15, 2015
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    2015/08 - August - Rufous Hummingbird328 viewsSandy, Salt Lake County, Utah. August 8, 2015
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    2015/11 - November - Great Kiskadee316 viewsIberostar Paraiso Maya, Playa Paraiso, Mexico. November 7, 2015
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    2015/12 - December - Great Blue Heron315 viewsEntrada Golf Course, Washington County, Utah. December 20, 2015
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    2016/01 - January - Wood Duck301 viewsSt. George Golf Club, Washington County, Utah. January 17, 2016
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    2016/02 - February - White-crowned Sparrow391 viewsGlovers Lane, Davis County, Utah. February 28, 2016
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    2016/03 - March - Sagebrush Sparrow381 viewsAntelope Island State Park, Davis County, Utah. March 5, 2016
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    2016/04 - April - American Avocet317 viewsSand Hollow State Park, Washington County, Utah. April 16, 2016
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    2016/05 - May - Little Gull347 viewsPowell Lake, Lehi, Utah County, Utah. May 3, 2016
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    2016/06 - June - Flammulated Owl360 viewsWasatch Mountains, Salt Lake County, Utah. June 20, 2016
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    2016/10 - October - Great Horned Owl418 viewsYuba State Park, Juab County, Utah. October 14, 2016
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