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

Western Bluebird

Western Bluebird

Plumage/Description: Males are a stunning deep blue color on the head, throat, back, wings and tail and the breasts, flanks, and scapulars are a deep chestnut color.

Loggerhead Shrike

Loggerhead Shrike

Plumage/Description: A bold black mask that extends from the beak, through the eye all the way to the nape of the neck is diagnostic.

Lesser Goldfinch

Lesser Goldfinch

Plumage/Description: Male plumage includes a solid black cap and a lemon-yellow throat, breast and belly.

Lazuli Bunting

Lazuli Bunting

Plumage/Description: Male plumage includes an entirely solid blue head and blue on the back, wings and tail.

Lark Sparrow

Lark Sparrow

Plumage/Description: Back and wings are an overall brown color with dark streaking.