Recent Sightings

  
Rich County   [Recent Rare Bird Sightings]

Nov 2018

Tim Avery (12 Nov 2018) [Deseret Ranch] Mallard, Green-winged Teal, Golden Eagle, Black-billed Magpie, Black-capped Chickadee, White-crowned Sparrow

Oct 2018

David Edwards (06 Oct 2018) [Deseret Ranch] - Canada Goose, Northern Shoveler, Gadwall, American Wigeon, Mallard, Redhead, American Coot, Sandhill Crane, Northern Harrier, Red-tailed Hawk, Black-billed Magpie, Common Raven, Mountain Bluebird, Vesper Sparrow, Western Meadowlark
     [Bear River Meadows] - Northern Shoveler, Mallard, Red-tailed Hawk, Black-billed Magpie, Common Raven, Mountain Bluebird, European Starling, Western Meadowlark, Brown-headed Cowbird
     [Otter Creek Rd] Mallard, White-faced Ibis, Golden Eagle, Northern Harrier, Red-tailed Hawk, Northern Flicker, Black-billed Magpie, Common Raven, European Starling
     [Randolph, UT] - Rock Pigeon (Feral Pigeon), Eurasian Collared-Dove, Bald Eagle, Downy Woodpecker, Northern Flicker, Black-capped Chickadee, Red-breasted Nuthatch, Ruby-crowned Kinglet, European Starling, House Finch, House Sparrow

Sep 2018

Grant Beauprez (28 Sep 2018) - [Garden City, UT] - Ring-billed Gull, Black-billed Magpie, European Starling, Common Grackle, House Sparrow

Quinn Emmering (22 Sep 2018) - [Limber Pine Trail] - Turkey Vulture, Black-capped Chickadee, Mountain Chickadee, Red-breasted Nuthatch, Ruby-crowned Kinglet, Pine Siskin, Dark-eyed Junco (Pink-sided), Orange-crowned Warbler

Jim Dehnert (17 Sep 2018) - [Bear River Meadows] - Mallard, Mourning Dove, American Coot, Great Blue Heron, Black-crowned Night-Heron, Northern Harrier, Northern Flicker (Red-shafted), Black-billed Magpie, Mountain Bluebird, American Robin, Vesper Sparrow, Western Meadowlark, Yellow-rumped Warbler

Sharyn Isom (11 Sep 2018) - [Manhead Rd] - Greater Sage-Grouse, Mourning Dove, Sandhill Crane, Northern Harrier, Swainson's Hawk, Red-tailed Hawk, American Crow, European Starling

Sharyn Isom (8 Sep 2018) - [Manhead Rd] - Mallard, Black-crowned Night-Heron, Cooper's Hawk, Swainson's Hawk, Black-billed Magpie, American Crow, European Starling, Brewer's Sparrow, Vesper Sparrow

Aug 2018

Danielle Finlayson (25 Aug 2018) - [Little Creek Reservoir] - Gadwall, Mallard, American Coot (Red-shielded), American Avocet, American White Pelican, White-faced Ibis, Turkey Vulture

Tom Wuenschell (10 Aug 2018) - [Swan Mountain] - Red-tailed Hawk, Red-naped Sapsucker, Hairy Woodpecker (Rocky Mts.), Northern Flicker (Red-shafted), Olive-sided Flycatcher, Clark's Nutcracker, Common Raven, Mountain Chickadee, Red-breasted Nuthatch, Pine Siskin, Dark-eyed Junco, Green-tailed Towhee, MacGillivray's Warbler, Yellow-rumped Warbler (Audubon's)

David Edwards (1 Aug 2018) - [Otter Creek Rd] - Common Nighthawk, Killdeer, California Gull, Turkey Vulture, Golden Eagle, Northern Harrier, Red-tailed Hawk, Barn Swallow, Red-winged Blackbird

Andrew Judd (1 Aug 2018) - [Bear Lake Overlook Rest Area] - Red-tailed Hawk, Williamson's Sapsucker, Northern Flicker, Western Wood-Pewee, American Robin, Chipping Sparrow Dark-eyed Junco, MacGillivray's Warbler, Western Tanager

Jul 2018

Gary Chapin (24 Jul 2018) - [Bear Lake Meadows] - American Wigeon, Mallard, Canvasback, Redhead, Pied-billed Grebe, American Coot, Black Tern, Great Blue Heron, Black-crowned Night-Heron, White-faced Ibis, Eastern Kingbird, Barn Swallow, Cliff Swallow, Marsh Wren, Yellow-headed Blackbird, Western Meadowlark, Brown-headed Cowbird, Brewer's Blackbird

Alec Moss (22 Jul 2018) - [Bear Lake -- West Shoreline] - Western/Clark's Grebe, California Gull, White-faced Ibis, American Kestrel, Tree Swallow, Black-capped Chickadee, American Robin, European Starling, American Goldfinch, Bullock's Oriole, Yellow Warbler, Western Tanager

Alec Hopping (11 Jul 2018) - [Bear Lake Overlook Rest Area] - Turkey Vulture, Red-tailed Hawk,  Western Wood-Pewee, Dusky Flycatcher, Mountain Chickadee, Red-breasted Nuthatch, Ruby-crowned Kinglet, American Robin, Pine Siskin, Chipping Sparrow, White-crowned Sparrow, Green-tailed Towhee, Spotted Towhee, Western Tanager, Lazuli Bunting

Lauri Taylor (7 Jul 2018) - [Deseret Ranch] - Cinnamon Teal, Gadwall, American Wigeon, Mallard, American Coot (Red-shielded), Sandhill Crane, Killdeer, Wilson's Phalarope, Ring-billed Gull, California Gull, Snowy Egret, White-faced Ibis, Turkey Vulture, Swainson's Hawk, Red-tailed Hawk, Common Raven, Horned Lark, Barn Swallow (American), Sage Thrasher, Brewer's Sparrow, Lark Sparrow, Vesper Sparrow, Song Sparrow, Yellow-headed Blackbird, Red-winged Blackbird (Red-winged), Brown-headed Cowbird

Daniel Sachse (3 Jul 2018) - [Deseret Ranch] - Cinnamon Teal, Mallard, Northern Pintail, Mourning Dove, Broad-tailed Hummingbird, American Coot, Killdeer, Wilson's Phalarope, California Gull, Turkey Vulture, Golden Eagle, Northern Harrier, Red-tailed Hawk, Williamson's Sapsucker, Northern Flicker, American Kestrel, Western Wood-Pewee, Hammond's Flycatcher, Western Kingbird, Warbling Vireo, Black-billed Magpie, Clark's Nutcracker, Common Raven, Horned Lark, Mountain Chickadee, House Wren, Ruby-crowned Kinglet, Mountain Bluebird, American Robin, Sage Thrasher, European Starling, Cassin's Finch, Pine Siskin, Chipping Sparrow, Brewer's Sparrow, Lark Sparrow, Dark-eyed Junco, Vesper Sparrow, Lincoln's Sparrow, Green-tailed Towhee, Spotted Towhee, Yellow-headed Blackbird, Western Meadowlark, Red-winged Blackbird, Brown-headed Cowbird, Brewer's Blackbird, Orange-crowned Warbler, Virginia's Warbler, MacGillivray's Warbler, Yellow Warbler, Yellow-rumped Warbler, Black-headed Grosbeak, Lazuli Bunting

Steve Van Winkle (3 Jul 2018) - [Laketown, UT] - Vesper Sparrow

Kenny Frisch (1 Jul 2018) - [Monte Cristo CG] - Olive-sided Flycatcher, Western Wood-Pewee, Hammond's Flycatcher, Warbling Vireo, Violet-green Swallow, Mountain Chickadee, Brown Creeper, House Wren, Golden-crowned Kinglet, Ruby-crowned Kinglet, Hermit Thrush, American Robin, Cassin's Finch, Pine Siskin, Fox Sparrow, Dark-eyed Junco, White-crowned Sparrow, Yellow-rumped Warbler, Western Tanager, Black-headed Grosbeak

Jun 2018

David Wheeler (817Jun 2018) - [Monte Cristo Range - Curtis Creek Rd] - American Three-toed Woodpecker (Rocky Mts.), Hammond's Flycatcher, Warbling Vireo, Clark's Nutcracker, Mountain Chickadee, Red-breasted Nuthatch, Ruby-crowned Kinglet, Hermit Thrush, American Robin, Yellow-rumped Warbler (Audubon's), Chipping Sparrow, Dark-eyed Junco, Western Tanager, Pine Siskin
     -- [Sunrise CG] - Red-naped Sapsucker. Two adults carrying insects to young in an aspen cavity. One could hear young inside when adults arrived. For the purposes of this list, I am assuming two young (as a minimum).

Trucker Carlson (8 Jun 2018) - [Bear Lake - Rendezvous Beach SP] - Canada Goose, Cinnamon Teal, Northern Shoveler, Mallard (Northern), American White Pelican, Osprey, American Coot, Sandhill Crane, Black-necked Stilt, American Avocet, Wilson's Phalarope, Willet, Ring-billed Gull, Common Nighthawk, Western Kingbird, Black-billed Magpie, Common Raven, Northern Rough-winged Swallow, Tree Swallow, Barn Swallow, House Wren, American Robin, Yellow Warbler, Yellow-rumped Warbler, Western Meadowlark, Brown-headed Cowbird, Brewer's Blackbird

Lauri Taylor (6 Jun 2018) - [Deseret Ranch] - Northern Shoveler, Mallard (Northern), Ruddy Duck, Snowy Egret, White-faced Ibis, Northern Harrier, Ferruginous Hawk, American Coot (Red-shielded), Long-billed Curlew, Wilson's Phalarope, Willet (Western)

Bryant Olsen (5 Jun 2018) - [Randolph BBS Route] - Canada Goose, Cinnamon Teal, Northern Shoveler, Gadwall, American Wigeon, Mallard (Northern), Green-winged Teal (American), Canvasback, Redhead, Eared Grebe, American Bittern, Snowy Egret, Black-crowned Night-Heron, White-faced Ibis, Turkey Vulture, Northern Harrier, Swainson's Hawk, Red-tailed Hawk, Ferruginous Hawk, Sora, American Coot (Red-shielded), Black-necked Stilt (Black-necked), Killdeer, Wilson's Snipe, Wilson's Phalarope, Willet (Western), Ring-billed Gull, California Gull, Black Tern, Forster's Tern, Rock Pigeon (Feral Pigeon), Eurasian Collared-Dove, Mourning Dove, Western Wood-Pewee, Willow Flycatcher, Say's Phoebe, Western Kingbird, Eastern Kingbird, Black-billed Magpie, Common Raven, Horned Lark, Northern Rough-winged Swallow, Violet-green Swallow, Barn Swallow (American), Cliff Swallow, Rock Wren, House Wren (Northern), Marsh Wren, Ruby-crowned Kinglet, Mountain Bluebird, American Robin, European Starling, Common Yellowthroat, Yellow Warbler (Northern), Brewer's Sparrow, Vesper Sparrow, Savannah Sparrow, Green-tailed Towhee, Western Tanager, Yellow-headed Blackbird, Western Meadowlark, Red-winged Blackbird, Brown-headed Cowbird, Brewer's Blackbird, House Finch, House Sparrow

Scott Hampton (2 Jun 2018) - [Cache NF -- Sunrise CG] - Red-naped Sapsucker, Hairy Woodpecker, Warbling Vireo, House Wren, Ruby-crowned Kinglet, American Robin, Yellow-rumped Warbler (Audubon's), Lincoln's Sparrow, Western Tanager, Pine Siskin

May 2018

James Hoffman (28 May 2018) - [Woodruff, UT] - Mallard, Red-tailed Hawk, Mourning Dove, Western Wood-Pewee, Eastern Kingbird, House Wren, American Robin, Yellow Warbler, Bobolink, Bullock's Oriole, Red-winged Blackbird, Brewer's Blackbird, House Finch

Daniel Sachse (25 May 2018) - [Deseret Ranch] - [110 species] - Canada Goose, Blue-winged Teal, Cinnamon Teal, Northern Shoveler, Gadwall, American Wigeon, Mallard, Northern Pintail, Green-winged Teal, Canvasback, Redhead, Ring-necked Duck, Lesser Scaup, Ruddy Duck, Greater Sage-Grouse, Pied-billed Grebe, Eared Grebe, Western Grebe, Clark's Grebe, Double-crested Cormorant, American White Pelican, Great Blue Heron, Snowy Egret, Black-crowned Night-Heron, White-faced Ibis, Turkey Vulture, Osprey, Golden Eagle, Northern Harrier, Swainson's Hawk, Red-tailed Hawk, Virginia Rail, Sora, American Coot, Sandhill Crane, Black-necked Stilt, American Avocet, Pacific Golden-Plover, Killdeer, Long-billed Curlew, Long-billed Dowitcher, Wilson's Snipe, Wilson's Phalarope, Spotted Sandpiper, Willet, Franklin's Gull, Ring-billed Gull, California Gull, Forster's Tern, Rock Pigeon (Feral Pigeon), Eurasian Collared-Dove, Mourning Dove, Great Horned Owl, Long-eared Owl, Broad-tailed Hummingbird, Northern Flicker, American Kestrel, Prairie Falcon, Western Wood-Pewee, Gray Flycatcher, Dusky Flycatcher, Say's Phoebe, Western Kingbird, Loggerhead Shrike, Black-billed Magpie, American Crow, Common Raven, Horned Lark, Northern Rough-winged Swallow, Bank Swallow, Barn Swallow, Cliff Swallow, Black-capped Chickadee, Rock Wren, House Wren, Marsh Wren, Blue-gray Gnatcatcher, Mountain Bluebird, American Robin, Gray Catbird, Sage Thrasher, European Starling, Orange-crowned Warbler, Virginia's Warbler, MacGillivray's Warbler, Common Yellowthroat, Yellow Warbler, Yellow-rumped Warbler, Chipping Sparrow, Brewer's Sparrow, Fox Sparrow, White-crowned Sparrow, Sagebrush Sparrow, Vesper Sparrow, Savannah Sparrow, Song Sparrow, Green-tailed Towhee, Yellow-breasted Chat, Western Tanager, Black-headed Grosbeak, Lazuli Bunting, Yellow-headed Blackbird, Western Meadowlark, Bullock's Oriole, Red-winged Blackbird, Brown-headed Cowbird, Brewer's Blackbird, Common Grackle, House Finch, Pine Siskin

John Jackson (21 May 2018) - [Deseret Ranch] - Bald Eagle, Ferruginous Hawk, Stilt Sandpiper, Peregrine Falcon, Eastern Kingbird, Hermit Thrush, Northern Waterthrush, Lark Bunting

Yvonne Carter (17 May 2018) - [Deseret Ranch] - Pacific Golden-Plover. As confirmed by Cameron Cox and Bill Fennimore with photos and sound submitted and confirmed--On eastern water on ranch on sandy spit -- observed for about 30 minutes with standing, flying, and audio.

Daniel Sachse (15 May 2018) - [Deseret Ranch] - Common Merganser, Cattle Egret, White-faced Ibis, Sora, Greater yellowlegs, Bonaparte's Gull, Say's Phoebe, Loggerhead Shrike, Mountain Bluebird, Chipping Sparrow, Lark Bunting, Bullock's Oriole

James Hoffman (9 May 2018) - [Deseret Ranch] - Canada Goose, Blue-winged Teal, Cinnamon Teal, Northern Shoveler, Gadwall, American Wigeon, Mallard, Northern Pintail, Green-winged Teal, Canvasback, Ring-necked Duck, Lesser Scaup, Bufflehead, Ruddy Duck, Pied-billed Grebe, Eared Grebe, Western Grebe, American White Pelican, Snowy Egret, White-faced Ibis, Turkey Vulture, Golden Eagle, Northern Harrier, Swainson's Hawk, Red-tailed Hawk, Sora, American Coot, Sandhill Crane, Black-necked Stilt, American Avocet, Killdeer, Dunlin, Least Sandpiper, Long-billed Dowitcher, Wilson's Snipe, Long-billed Curlew, Marbled Godwit, Wilson's Phalarope, Spotted Sandpiper, Willet, Franklin's Gull, Ring-billed Gull, California Gull, Black Tern, Forster's Tern, Black-billed Magpie, Gray Flycatcher, Say's Phoebe, Western Kingbird, Loggerhead Shrike, Black-billed Magpie, American Crow, Common Raven, Horned Lark, Mourning Dove, Great Horned Owl, Long-eared Owl, Broad-tailed Hummingbird, Northern Flicker, American Kestrel, Prairie Falcon, Tree Swallow, Barn Swallow, Cliff Swallow, Rock Wren, Marsh Wren, American Dipper, Mountain Bluebird, American Robin, Sage Thrasher, European Starling, Yellow Warbler, Yellow-rumped Warbler, Yellow-rumped Warbler (Myrtle), Black-throated Gray Warbler, Brewer's Sparrow, Lark Sparrow, Fox Sparrow, White-crowned Sparrow, Vesper Sparrow, Savannah Sparrow, Song Sparrow, Green-tailed Towhee, Yellow-headed Blackbird, Western Meadowlark, Red-winged Blackbird, Brown-headed Cowbird, Brewer's Blackbird, House Sparrow

Apr 2018

David Wheeler (23 Apr 2018) - [Otter creek Rd - lower agricultural area] - Canada Goose, Mallard (Northern), Northern Harrier, Red-tailed Hawk, Long-billed Curlew, Ring-billed Gull, Eurasian Collared-Dove, American Kestrel, Horned Lark, American Robin, Western Meadowlark, Red-winged Blackbird

Alex Schiwal (22 Apr 2018) - [Bear lake - East Shoreline] - Canada Goose, Mallard, Red-breasted Merganser, Common Loon, American White Pelican, Great Blue Heron, Osprey, Red-tailed Hawk, American Coot, Caspian Tern, American Kestrel, American Robin, European Starling, Western Meadowlark, Red-winged Blackbird

Austin Young (15 Apr 2018) - [Garden City, UT] - Wild Turkey, Red-tailed Hawk, Sandhill Crane, Northern Flicker, Steller's Jay (Interior), Black-billed Magpie, American Crow, Black-capped Chickadee, Ruby-crowned Kinglet, Mountain Bluebird, Townsend's Solitaire, American Robin, Dark-eyed Junco, Spotted Towhee, Cassin's Finch

Daniel Sachse (15 Apr 2018) - [Deseret Ranch] - Canada Goose, Cinnamon Teal, Northern Shoveler, Gadwall, American Wigeon, Mallard, Northern Pintail, Green-winged Teal, Canvasback, Redhead, Ring-necked Duck, Lesser Scaup, Bufflehead, Common Goldeneye, Red-breasted Merganser, Greater Sage-Grouse, Pied-billed Grebe, Horned Grebe, Eared Grebe, Western Grebe, Clark's Grebe, Double-crested Cormorant, American White Pelican, Snowy Egret, Golden Eagle, Northern Harrier, Bald Eagle, Swainson's Hawk, Red-tailed Hawk, American Coot, Sandhill Crane, Long-billed Curlew, Wilson's Snipe, Willet, Ring-billed Gull, California Gull, Forster's Tern, Eurasian Collared-Dove, Great Horned Owl, Northern Flicker, American Kestrel, Prairie Falcon, Black-billed Magpie, Common Raven, Horned Lark, Mountain Bluebird, American Robin, Sage Thrasher, European Starling, Dark-eyed Junco, White-crowned Sparrow, Song Sparrow, Yellow-headed Blackbird, Western Meadowlark, Red-winged Blackbird

David Wheeler (9 Apr 2018) - [Crawford Mountain Rd] - Canada Goose, Trumpeter/Tundra Swan, Mallard (Northern), Great Blue Heron (Blue form), Northern Harrier, Bald Eagle, Red-tailed Hawk, Rough-legged Hawk, Sandhill Crane, Long-billed Curlew, Short-eared Owl, Prairie Falcon, American Robin, European Starling, Western Meadowlark, Red-winged Blackbird

Mar 2018

Carlos Ross (16 Mar 2018) - [Garden City, UT] - Canada Goose, Tundra Swan, Northern Shoveler, Mallard, American Coot (Red-shielded), Ring-billed Gull, California Gull, Black-billed Magpie, European Starling, House Sparrow
      -- [Bear Lake Marina] - Canada Goose, Tundra Swan, Northern Shoveler, Mallard, Northern Pintail, Green-winged Teal, Common Merganser, American Coot, Eurasian Collared-Dove, Black-billed Magpie, American Crow, Common Raven, American Robin, European Starling, Red-winged Blackbird, House Sparrow

Clark Monson (16 Mar 2018) - [Randolph, UT] - Tundra Swan, Bald Eagle, Rough-legged Hawk, Sandhill Crane, Great Horned Owl, Prairie Falcon, Dark-eyed Junco

Lauri Taylor (13 Mar 2018) - [Deseret Ranch] - Canada Goose, Mallard (Northern), Golden Eagle, Northern Harrier, Sandhill Crane, Common Raven, Horned Lark, Western Meadowlark, Red-winged Blackbird
       -- [Crawford Mtn Rd] - Trumpeter Swan, Golden Eagle, Red-tailed Hawk
       -- [Laketown, UT] - Canada Goose, Redhead, Bald Eagle, Rock Pigeon (Feral Pigeon), Eurasian Collared-Dove, Black-billed Magpie, Common Raven, European Starling

Feb 2018

Bryant Olsen (10 Feb 2018) - [Deseret Ranch] - Lapland Longspur. 5. Max count seen at one time in a pass of the scope, probably many more based on how many rattle calls I heard when the whole group flushed, maybe 20+.
     -- Also seen: Golden Eagle, Bald Eagle, Rough-legged Hawk, Eurasian Collared-Dove, Black-billed Magpie, Common Raven, Horned Lark
     -- [Laketown, UT] - Canada Goose, American Wigeon, Mallard (Northern), Northern Pintail, Green-winged Teal (American), Redhead, Greater/Lesser Scaup, Wild Turkey, Northern Harrier, Bald Eagle, Red-tailed Hawk (immature), Ring-billed Gull, Herring Gull (American), Northern Shrike, Black-billed Magpie, Common Raven, European Starling, Red-winged Blackbird (Red-winged)

David Wheeler (3 Feb 2018) - [Deseret Ranch - The Big Meadow] - Bald Eagle, Rough-legged Hawk

Jan 2018

Jeff and Bonnie Jorgensen (23 Jan 2018) - [Bear Lake - Southwest Shoreline] - Canada Goose, Redhead, Bald Eagle, American Coot, Black-billed Magpie

Evan Buechley (13 Jan 2018) - [Bear River Meadows] - Golden Eagle, Northern Harrier, Bald Eagle, Rough-legged Hawk, Rock Pigeon (Feral Pigeon), Eurasian Collared-Dove, Northern Flicker (Red-shafted), Black-billed Magpie, Common Raven, Black-capped Chickadee, European Starling, House Sparrow

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