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Utah Bird Records Committee
Conditional Review List
(Updated Feb 2007)

Species for which documentation is requested if the
condition in the parenthesis is met.

Area Definitions

Extreme Northern Utah   (EN)
Counties: Box Elder, Cache, Daggett, Morgan, Rich, Summit, and Weber
Northern Utah   (NU)
Counties: Box Elder, Cache, Carbon, Daggett, Davis, Duchesne, Juab, Morgan, Rich, Salt Lake, Summit, Tooele, Uintah, Utah, Wasatch, and Weber.
Uintah Mountains   (UM)
Counties: Daggett, Duchesne, Summit and Uintah
Southern Utah  (SU)
Counties: Beaver, Emery, Garfield, Grand, Iron, Kane, Millard, Piute, San Juan, Sanpete, Sevier, Washington and Wayne.
San Juan County   (SJ)
Counties: San Juan
Washington County   (WA)
Counties: Washington

Definitions: (Link to Maps and specific definitions)




   EN  = Extreme Northern Utah
   NU  = Northern Utah
   UM = Uintah Mountains
   SU  = Southern Utah
   SJ   = San Juan County
   WA = Washington County
   Win  = Winter Months
   Sum = Summer Months

See the main (statewide) "Review List" for species that need documentation if seen anywhere in Utah.     
(Print PDF document)

SWANS, GEESE & DUCKS  -  Anseriformes

Barrow's Goldeneye   (outside Northern Utah)


Gray Partridge  (outside Northern Utah)
Ruffed Grouse  (outside Northern Utah)
Gunnison's Sage-Grouse  (outside San Juan County)
White-tailed Ptarmigan  (outside the Uinta Mountains)
Sharp-tailed Grouse (outside Extreme Northern Utah)

LOONS  -  Gaviiformes


GREBES   -  Podicipediiformes


PELICANS & CORMORANTS  - Pelecaniformes


BITTERNS & HERONS  -  Ciconiiformes

    Bitterns, Egrets & Herons  -  Ardeidae


    Ibises & Spoonbills  -  Threskiornithidae


    Storks  -  Ciconiidae


HAWKS & FALCONS  -  Falconiformes

Common Black Hawk   (outside Washington County)
Swainson's Hawk  (during Winter Months)

RAILS & CRANES  -  Gruiformes


PLOVERS & SANDPIPERS  -  Charadriiformes

Wilson's Phalarope  (during Winter Months)

    Gulls, Terns, & Alcids  -  Laridae

Glaucous-winged Gull  (during Summer Months)
Glaucous Gull   (during Summer Months)

DOVES & PIGEONS  -  Columbiformes

White-winged Dove  (outside Southern Utah)
Inca Dove   (outside Washington County)

CUCKOOS & ROADRUNNERS  -  Cuculiformes

Greater Roadrunner   (outside Southern Utah)

OWLS  -  Strigiformes

(Spotted Owl   (outside Southern Utah)

Goatsuckers  -  Caprimulgiformes

Lesser Nighthawk   (outside Washington County)
Common Nighthawk   (during Winter Months)



    Hummingbirds  -  Trochilidae

Costa's Hummingbird   (outside Washington County)

WOODPECKERS  -  Piciformes

Acorn Woodpecker   (outside Southern Utah)
Ladder-backed Woodpecker   (outside Southern Utah)

PERCHING BIRDS  -  Passeriformes

    Flycatchers  -  Tyrannidae

Black Phoebe   (outside Southern Utah)
Vermilion Flycatcher   (outside Southern Utah)
Brown-crested Flycatcher   (outside Washington County)
Cassin's Kingbird   (outside Southern Utah)

    Shrikes  -  Laniidae

Northern Shrike   (during Summer Months)

    Vireos  -  Vireonidae

Bell's Vireo   (outside Washington County)

    Verdin  -  Remizidae

Verdin   (outside Washington County)

    Wrens  -  Troglodytidae

Cactus Wren   (outside Washington County)

    Gnatcatchers  -  Sylviidae

Black-tailed Gnatcatcher   (outside Washington County)

    Thrushes  -  Turdidae


    Thrashers  -  Mimidae

Crissal Thrasher   (outside Washington County)

    Waxwings  -  Bombycillidae

Bohemian Waxwing  (during Summer Months)

    Silky Flycatchers  -  Ptilogonatidae

Phainopepla   (outside Washington County)

    Warblers  -  Parulidae

Lucy's Warbler   (outside Washington County)
Hermit Warbler   (outside Washington County)
Painted Redstart  (outside of Zion NP)

    Tanagers  -  Thraupidae


    Sparrows  -  Emberizidae

Abert's Towhee   (outside Washington County)
Rufous-crowned Sparrow   (outside Washington County)
Black-chinned Sparrow   (outside Washington County)
Grasshopper Sparrow  (outside Northern Utah)
Lapland Longspur  (during Summer Months)

    Grosbeaks & Buntings  -  Cardinalidae


    Blackbirds & Orioles  -  Icteridae

Hooded Oriole   (outside Southern Utah)

    Finches  -  Fringillidae

Common Redpoll (outside Extreme Northern Utah)

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