Verification of Unusual Sight Record
For Utah

Rec. # 2004-28

Common name:

Blue-headed Vireo

Scientific name: Vireo Solitarius
Date: 09/24/04
Time: noon
Length of time observed: 30 minutes
Number: 1
Location: Lytle Ranch near entrance gate
County: Washington
Distance to bird: 20 - 50 feet
Optical equipment: 10x42 Swarovski
Weather: clear and sunny
Light Conditions: shade from trees
Detailed description of bird: see photos
Song or call & method of delivery: none
Behavior: feeding in trees
Habitat: grove of cottonwood trees
Similar species and how
were they eliminated:
from photos
Previous experience with
this & similar species:
none with this species - I had studied this bird because of Larry Tripp seeing one at the Santa Clara River below Gunlock Res. and that was to be my next stop.
References consulted: Sibley
Description from:  
Observer: Jack Binch
Observer's address: 1564 Crest Circle - Sandy, Utah 84093
Observer's e-mail address:
Other observers who independently identified this bird: none
Date prepared: 09/30/04    (General Public)
Additional material:  
Additional comments: Photos