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

Brown Creeper

Brown Creeper

Plumage/Description: Long, thin curved bill for probing in bark. White throat, breast and belly, with buffy under-tail coverts.

Bronzed Cowbird

Bronzed Cowbird

Plumage/Description: Bronzed Cowbirds have an overall stocky appearance.

Broad-tailed Hummingbird

Broad-tailed Hummingbird

Plumage/Description: Males have a green head and an all green back and a brilliant red throat along with a white breast, and green flanks.

Bridled Titmouse

Bridled Titmouse

Plumage/Description: They have a striking black and white facial pattern, with a small black bib, and a pronounced crest, separating it from chickadees which lack a crest.

Brewer’s Sparrow

Brewer’s Sparrow

Plumage/Description: Male and female plumage similar. Breeding plumage is more crisp and defined, non-breeding plumage is paler and muted.

Blue Grosbeak

Blue Grosbeak

Plumage/Description: Adult males are a stunning deep blue color, in poor lighting they almost appear black.