Canyon Wren

Size:  5.75” Plumage/Description:  Male and female plumage similar. Gray head, white throat, and a rich Rufous color on belly, wings, back, and tail.  Long, slightly curved bill for probing in rock crevices. Habitat:  Pinyon/Juniper, Ponderosa Time of year: ...
Canyon Towhee

Canyon Towhee

Adults Description Size:  9.0” Plumage/Description:  Males and females have similar plumage.  Overall a gray-brown bird, with a slight touch of Rufous on the crown of the head, and under the tail.  The throat area has faint streaking with dark spots.  Has a dark...
Blue Grosbeak

Blue Grosbeak

Male Female Description Size:  6.75” Plumage/Description:  Adult males are a stunning deep blue color, in poor lighting they almost appear black.  In the sunlight the blue plumage is striking.  Males have a small amount of black around the base of the bill, and they...
Black-headed Grosbeak

Black-headed Grosbeak

Male Female Juvenile Description Size:  8.25” Plumage/Description:  Males and females have a large conical shaped beak for seed cracking.  Males have a solid black head.  Back and wings are black with substantial white markings.  The throat, breast, rump and nape are...
Black Phoebe

Black Phoebe

Adult Description Size:  7” Plumage/Description:  Male and female plumage similar.  Black head, throat chest, back, wings, tail, white belly and under-tail coverts. Thin, sharp beak used to catch insects.  Juvenile plumage similar to adult except juveniles have a...