Welcome to our Online Bird Guide!

 

This guide is intended for central and northern Arizona backyard birders.

You may notice that not all species that occur in these areas are listed in this guide, but simply the ones you would find in your backyard. This guide is here to help assist casual, novice or beginner backyard birders.

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  • Color

  • Size

  • Habitat

  • Beak

Rufous Hummingbird

Rufous Hummingbird

Plumage/Description: Males are distinctive and unmistakable—a deep rufous-burnt orange color.

Ruby-crowned Kinglet

Ruby-crowned Kinglet

Plumage/Description: Male and female plumage similar except males have a patch of red feathers on the crown of the head which they display when agitated, or when they are defending a territory.

Rock Wren

Rock Wren

Plumage/Description: Male and female plumage similar.

Red-tailed Hawk

Red-tailed Hawk

Plumage/Description: Red-tailed Hawks come in a variety of color phases.

Red-naped Sapsucker

Red-naped Sapsucker

Plumage/Description: Striking facial pattern—red on the crown of the head, as well as on the nape and throat.

Red-faced Warbler

Plumage/Description: Bright red face and throat, with red plumage extending around to the backside of the head.