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
Check = Sighting confirmed by an eBird reviewer
  Name Date Location
Check Greater Pewee 20 Nov Reid Park
  White-throated Sparrow 20 Nov
Check Bald Eagle 20 Nov Stanfield Sod Farm (Barnes & Russell Rds)
  Black-headed Heron 20 Nov Thunderbird Conservation Park--Arrowhead Lake
  Gray Vireo 20 Nov White Tank Mountain Regional Park
  Ringed Kingfisher 20 Nov stakeout Ringed Kingfisher, Roper Lake Rd, Safford (2018)
Check Blue-throated Hummingbird 20 Nov Madera Canyon--Santa Rita Lodge
Check Ferruginous Hawk 20 Nov
Check Black-capped Gnatcatcher 20 Nov Madera Canyon--Proctor Rd.
Check Elegant Trogon 20 Nov Madera Canyon--Proctor Rd.
  Northern Goshawk 20 Nov
  Ringed Teal 20 Nov Selleh Park
  Zone-tailed Hawk 20 Nov Veterans Oasis Park
Check Cassin's Sparrow 20 Nov Las Cienegas NCA--Empire Gulch
Check White-throated Sparrow 20 Nov San Pedro RNCA--San Pedro House and trails
Check Black-capped Gnatcatcher 20 Nov Madera Canyon--Proctor Rd.
Check Bendire's Thrasher 20 Nov
  Nashville Warbler 20 Nov
Check Fox Sparrow (Slate-colored) 20 Nov Redington Pass--Bellota Ranch Lake
Check Ring-necked Duck 20 Nov Redington Pass--Bellota Ranch Lake
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