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

Black-throated Gray Warbler

Black-throated Gray Warbler

Plumage/Description: Bold black and white facial pattern with just a touch of yellow in the ‘lores’ area of the face, between the eye and beak.

Barn Swallow

Barn Swallow

Plumage/Description: Males are a deep, dark blue color on the head, back, wings, and tail.

Barn Owl

Barn Owl

Plumage/Description: Males and females are similar in plumage, adult males tend to be more white on the breast, females more of a buffy-orange color on the breast.

Band-Tailed Pigeon

Band-Tailed Pigeon

Plumage/Description: Males and females are similar in plumage. A very large wild, native pigeon. Skittish.

Ash Throated Flycatcher

Ash Throated Flycatcher

Plumage / Description: Males and females are similar in plumage. Overall a dull grayish/brown color, with a slight yellow wash on the lower belly.