Unusual Sight Record for Utah
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Utah Bird Records Committee

Rec. # 2024-09
Bell's Sparrow

Date first observed: 23 Jan 2024
Lytle Ranch Road, Washington Co.


  • 23 Jan 2024 - James Loveless [Record #2024-09]  (Photos)

Sight Records:


Records Committee Review:

  Date Posted


1st round: 3 Feb 2024 0 acc, 6 not, 2 to 2nd
2nd round: 8 Mar 2024 0 acc, 8 not
Completed: 15 Apr 2024 Not Accepted


Summary:   Differentiating Bell's from Sagebrush Sparrow, especially in this overlapping part of the ranges, is extremely difficult, even with excellent photos. None of the of the three individual birds in this record could be confidently ID's as Bell's Sparrow.
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