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Utah Bird Records Committee

Rec. # 2021-35
Painted Bunting

Date first observed: 30 May 2021
Torrey, Wayne Co.


  • 30 May 2021 -  Julia Diffenbach, Terry Reid  [Record #2021-35], (Photos) Kendall Watkins (Photos) James Loveless (Photos)

Sight Records:


Records Committee Review:

  Date Posted


1st round: 10 Jun 2021 7 acc, 1 not, 1 to 2nd
2nd round: 14 Jul 2021 6 acc, 1 no, nat
Completed: 16 Aug 2021 Accepted


Summary:  With excellent photos, the only question was if the bird was of natural origin.  The committee found no compelling evidence that the bird was an escapee.
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