Latest Rarities

AZ-Birding compiles the most exciting recent sightings in the state, cutting through the thicket of news, rumors, and reports for you. Check in often to find out what we’re seeing—and what we can show you on your next trip to Arizona.

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Notable Sightings in Arizona
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  Name Date Location
  Mallard (Mexican) 01 Sep Concho Lake
  Short-billed Dowitcher 01 Sep Concho Lake
  Orchard Oriole 01 Sep
  Northern Waterthrush 01 Sep Christopher Columbus Park
  Ring-necked Duck 01 Sep Amado WTP
Check Plain-capped Starthroat 01 Sep Madera Canyon--Santa Rita Lodge
  Ring-necked Duck 01 Sep Amado WTP
  Tropical Kingbird 01 Sep Sweetwater Wetlands
  Tropical Kingbird 01 Sep Silverbell Recharge Basins
  Short-billed Dowitcher 01 Sep Higley and Ocotillo Rds. ponds
Check Western Scrub-Jay 01 Sep Gardner Canyon
  Canada Goose (parvipes) 01 Sep Christopher Columbus Park
  Northern Waterthrush 01 Sep Christopher Columbus Park
  Tropical Kingbird 01 Sep Christopher Columbus Park
Check Plain-capped Starthroat 31 Aug Madera Canyon--Santa Rita Lodge
  Sooty Shearwater 31 Aug
Check White-eared Hummingbird 31 Aug Madera Canyon--Santa Rita Lodge
Check Canvasback 31 Aug Gila Bend Sewage Ponds
Check Redhead 31 Aug Gila Bend Sewage Ponds
Check Dusky-capped Flycatcher (Arizona) 31 Aug
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