Verification of Unusual Sight Record
For Utah

Rec. # 2016-05

Common name:

Hooded Warbler

Scientific name: Setophaga citrina
Date: 4/18/16
Time: Afternoon
Length of time observed: 5 minutes
Number: 1
Location: Capitol Reef, Upper Muley Twist Narrows
County: [Garfield Co., Utah]  USA
Elevation: around 6,000 ft
Distance to bird: 1 ft
Optical equipment: Canon 6d with 40mm 2.8 lens
Weather: Sunny
Light Conditions: dark slot canyon bottom
Description:        Size of bird: Head to tail 4 inches
(Description:)       Basic Shape: Dead
(Description:)  Overall Pattern:  
(Description:)            Bill Type:  
Field Marks and
Identifying Characteristics:
(see photo)
Song or call & method of delivery:  
Similar species and how
were they eliminated:
Previous experience with
this & similar species:
References consulted: Birding Utah Facebook page
Description from: From photo(s) taken at the time of the sighting
Observer: Nate Geesaman
Observer's address: 4555 West Hells Backbone Road, Boulder, UT 84716
Observer's e-mail address: **
Other observers who independently identified this bird:  
Date prepared: 4/24/16
Additional material: Photos
Additional_Comments: Comments: Photos will be emailed