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     First Round: (new records being reviewed by the committee)
Common Crane  Sight Record #2017-18
10 Mar 2017 -Green River, Grand Co., by Kathleen & Hal Robins   (adult, photos)
                | 0 Vetted Records | All Sightings |
     Review Status:   1st round:   in progress
Red-throated Loon  Sight Record #2017-17
27 Jan 2017 - Warm Creek Bay, Kane Co., by Roy Morris   (adult, photos)
                | 15 Vetted Records | All Sightings |
     Review Status:   1st round:   in progress
Least Flycatcher  Sight Record #2017-16
4 Jun 2016 - Little Dell Reservoir, Salt Lake Co., by Matthew Pendleton   (adult male, photosAudio)
                | 16 Vetted Records | All Sightings |
     Review Status:   1st round:   in progress
Alder Flycatcher  Sight Record #2017-15
13 Sep 2016 - Salt Lake International Center, Salt Lake Co., by Matthew Pendleton   (one, photos)
                | 0 Vetted Records | All Sightings |
     Review Status:   1st round:   in progress
Great Gray Owl  Sight Record #2017-14
29 Jan 2017 - Near Midway, Wasatch Co., by Cary Hobbs   (one, photos)
                | 5 Vetted Records | All Sightings |
     Review Status:   1st round:   in progress
Great Gray Owl  Sight Record #2017-13
2 Feb 2017 - Mountain Green, Morgan Co., by Cori Vanderbeek, Aaron Smith   (one, photos)
                | 5 Vetted Records | All Sightings |
     Review Status:   1st round:   in progress
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker  Sight Record #2017-12
15 Oct 2016 - Lytle Ranch, Washington Co., by Tim Avery   (1st fall, photos)
                | 15 Vetted Records | All Sightings |
     Review Status:   1st round:   in progress
Red-throated Loon  Sight Record #2017-11
29 Jan 2017 - Quail Creek Reservoir, Washington Co., by Tim Avery   (adult, photos)
                | 15 Vetted Records | All Sightings |
     Review Status:   1st round:   in progress
Red Phalarope  Sight Record #2017-10
26 Sep 2016 - Antelope Island SP Marina, Davis Co., by Tim Avery   (two, photos)
                | 15 Vetted Records | All Sightings |
     Review Status:   1st round:   in progress
Blue-headed Vireo  Sight Record #2017-09
11 Sep 2016 - Garr Ranch, Antelope Island, Davis Co., by Tim Avery   (heard, photo)
                | 4 Vetted Records | All Sightings |
     Review Status:   1st round:   in progress
White-rumped Sandpiper  Sight Record #2017-08
2 Sep 2016 - Utah Lake SP, Utah Co., by Tim Avery   (one, photo)
                | 7 Vetted Records | All Sightings |
     Review Status:   1st round:   in progress
Boreal Owl  Sight Record #2017-07
15 Jul 2016 - Center Creek, Wasatch Co., by Tim Avery   (heard, audio)
                | 3 Vetted Records | All Sightings |
     Review Status:   1st round:   in progress
Bell's Sparrow  Sight Record #2017-06
28 Jan 2017 - Beaver Dam Wash, Washington Co., by Tim Avery   (adult male, photos)
                | 0 Vetted Records | All Sightings |
     Review Status:   1st round:   in progress
Iceland Gull  Sight Record #2017-05
21 Jan 2017 - Farmington Bay WMA, Davis Co., by Mike Hearell   (juvenile, photos)
                | 5 Vetted Records | All Sightings |
     Review Status:   1st round:   in progress
   
     Second Round:
(records with no unanimous decision in the first round)
Iceland Gull  Sight Record #2016-47
24 Nov 2016 - Lee Kay Ponds, Salt Lake Co., by Bryant Olsen   (1st cycle, photos)
                | 5 Vetted Records | All Sightings |
     Review Status:   1st round: 8 acc, 1 not   2nd round: in progress
Red-breasted Sapsucker Sight Record #2016-49
17 Dec 2016 - Mount Olivet Cemetery, Salt Lake Co., by Ian Batterman   (male, photos)
                | 13 Vetted Records | All Sightings |
     Review Status:   1st round: 5 acc, 4 not    2nd round: in progress
Red-breasted Sapsucker Sight Record #2017-03
5 Jan 2017 - Salt Lake City, Salt Lake Co., by Sylvia Wilcox   (one, photos)
                | 13 Vetted Records | All Sightings |
     Review Status:   1st round: 2 acc, 7 not   2nd round: in progress
Iceland Gull  Sight Record #2017-02
24 Dec 2016 - Lee Kay Ponds, Salt Lake Co., by Bryant Olsen   (adult, photos)
                | 5 Vetted Records | All Sightings |
     Review Status:   1st round: 6 acc, 3 not    2nd round: in progress
Arctic Loon  Sight Record #2016-45
17 Nov 2016 - Hyrum Reservoir, Cache Co., by Bryant Olsen: Kenny Frisch   (one, photos)
                | 0 Vetted Records | All Sightings |
     Review Status:   1st round: 4 acc, 5 not    2nd round: in progress
   
     Third Round:
(final review to see if the sighting will be added to the official state records for Utah)
Blue-headed Vireo  Sight Record #2016-36
15 Sep 2016 - Antelope Island SP - Garr Ranch, Davis Co., by Kendall Watkins   (one, photos)
                | 4 Vetted Records | All Sightings |
     Review Status:   1st round: 4 acc, 5 not    2nd round: 3 acc, 5 not   3rd: 
   
 
   
     Recently-Completed Records:
Iceland Gull  Sight Record #2016-39
13 Oct 2016 - Lee Kay Ponds, Salt Lake Co., by Bryant Olsen   (adult, photos)
                | 5 Vetted Records | All Sightings |
     Review Status:   1st round: 2 acc, 7 not   2nd round:1 acc. 8 not
Brown-capped Rosy-Finch Sight Record #2017-04
13 Jan 2017 - Monticello, San Juan Co., by Will Britton   (10-45, photos)
                | 4th Vetted Record | All Sightings |
     Review Status:   1st round: 9 acc
Eastern Bluebird Sight Record #2017-01
1 Jan 2017 - Along Jordan River, Salt Lake Co., by Bryant Olsen   (male & female, photos)
                | 5th Vetted Record | All Sightings |
     Review Status:   1st round: 9 acc
Rusty Blackbird  Sight Record #2016-48
12 Dec 2016 - Buffalo Ranch, Davis Co., by Bryant Olsen and Mike Hearell   (female, photos)
                | 11th Vetted Record | All Sightings |
     Review Status:   1st round: 9 acc
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker  Sight Record #2016-38
12 Oct 2016 -Garr Ranch, Antelope Island, Davis Co., by Bryant Olsen   (adult male, photos)
                | 16th Vetted Record | All Sightings |
     Review Status:   1st round: 7 acc, 2 not   2nd round: 7 acc, 2 not
Black Scoter  Sight Record #2016-46
22 Nov 2016 - Antelope Island Causeway, Salt Lake Co., by Bryant Olsen   (female?, photos)
                | 22nd Vetted Record | All Sightings |
     Review Status:   1st round: 9 acc
Red-breasted Sapsucker  Sight Record #2016-37
27 Sep 2016 - Lytle Ranch, Washington Co., by Kendall Watkins   (adult, photos)
                | 14th Vetted Record | All Sightings |
     Review Status:   1st round: 8 acc, 1 not    2nd round: 9 acc
Tennessee Warbler  Sight Record #2016-35
24 Sep 2016 - Salt Lake International Center, SLC, Salt Lake Co., by Kenny Frisch   (juvenile)
                | 8th Vetted Record | All Sightings |
     Review Status:   1st round: 8 acc, 1 not    2nd round: 8 acc
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker  Sight Record #2016-34
23 Sep 2016 - Salt Lake City, Salt Lake Co., by Kristina Haycock   (female)
               | 15 Vetted Records | All Sightings |
     Review Status:   1st round: 2 acc, 7 not   2nd round:1 acc, 7 not
Yellow-bellied Flycatcher  Sight Record #2016-33
9 Sep 2016 - International Center, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake Co., by Bryant Olsen  (adult, photos)
               | 0 Vetted Records | All Sightings |
     Review Status:   1st round: 4 acc, 5 not   2nd round: 1 acc, 7 not
Varied Bunting  Sight Record #2016-25
27 Aug 2016 - West Weber, Weber Co., by Mike Hearell  (female type, photos)
               | 0 Vetted Records | All Sightings |
     Review Status:   1st round: 2 acc, 7 not   2nd round:1 acc, 7 not
Red-throated Loon  Sight Record #2016-44
17 Nov 2016 - Hyrum Reservoir, Cache Co., by Bryant Olsen   (juvenile?, photos)
                | 14th Vetted Record | All Sightings |
     Review Status:   1st round: 9 acc
Red-throated Loon  Sight Record #2016-43
19 Nov 2016 - Pineview Reservoir, Weber Co., by Mike Hearell   (adult?, photos)
                | 15th Vetted Record | All Sightings |
     Review Status:   1st round: 9 acc
Red-necked Grebe  Sight Record #2016-42
19 Nov 2016 - Hyrum Reservoir SP, Cache Co., by Mike Hearell   (adult, photos)
                | 24th Vetted Record | All Sightings |
     Review Status:   1st round: 9 acc
White-rumped Sandpiper  Sight Record #2016-28
7 Sep 2016 - Antelope Island Causeway, Davis Co., by Bryant Olsen  (one, photo)
               | 7 Vetted Records | All Sightings |
     Review Status:   1st round: 4 acc, 5 not   2nd round: 1 acc, 8 not
Philadelphia Vireo  Sight Record #2016-21
30 Aug 2016 - Utah Lake, North Shore, Utah Co., by Tim Avery  (one, photo)
               | 5th Vetted Record | All Sightings |
     Review Status:   1st round: 7 acc, 2 not    2nd round: 7 acc, 2 not
Tennessee Warbler  Sight Record #2016-20
17 Jul 2016 - Alta Town Hall, Salt Lake Co., by Tim Avery  (female)
               | 6th Vetted Record | All Sightings |
     Review Status:   1st round: 7 acc, 2 not    2nd round: 7 acc, 2 not
Least Flycatcher  Sight Record #2016-19
24 Aug 2016 - Antelope Island SP. Davis Co., by Bryant Olsen  (one, photos)
               | 16th Vetted Record | All Sightings |
     Review Status:   1st round: 7 acc, 2 not    2nd round: 7 acc, 2 not
Little Blue Heron  Sight Record #2016-18
26 Jul 2016 - Powell Lake, Lehi, Utah Co., by Tim Avery  (juvenile, photos)
               | 7 Vetted Records | All Sightings |
     Review Status:   1st round: 4 acc, 5 not    2nd round: 3 acc, 6 not
Ruby-throated Hummingbird  Sight Record #2016-29
6 Sep 2016 - Roosevelt, Duchesne Co., by David Taylor  (female type, photos)
               | 2 Vetted Records | All Sightings |
     Review Status:   1st round: 3 acc, 6 not   2nd round: 0 acc, 9 not
Broad-billed Hummingbird  Sight Record #2016-41 (male)
10 Oct - 20 Nov 2016 - Hurricane, Washington Co., by September Smith   (adult male, photos)
                | 8th Vetted Record | All Sightings |
     Review Status:   1st round: 9 acc
Red-necked Grebe  Sight Record #2016-40
1 Nov 2016 - Road to Bear River MBR, Box Elder Co., by Bryant Olsen   (one, photos)
                | 23rd Vetted Record | All Sightings |
     Review Status:   1st round: 9 acc
Ruff  Sight Record #2016-32
16 Sep 2016 - Farmington Bay WMA, Davis Co., by Neil Paprocki  (juvenile, photos)
               | 6th Vetted Record | All Sightings |
     Review Status:   1st round: 9 acc
Western Gull  Sight Record #2016-31
13 Sep 2016 - Lee Kay Ponds, Salt Lake Co., by Bryant Olsen  (juvenile, photos)
               | 13th Vetted Record | All Sightings |
     Review Status:   1st round:  9 acc
Barnacle Goose  Sight Record #2016-30
11 Sep 2016 - West Weber, Weber Co., by Mike Hearell  (one, photos)
               | 0 Vetted Records | All Sightings |
     Review Status:   1st round: 0 acc, 9 no, nat   [Thought to be an escapee]
Canada Warbler  Sight Record #2016-27
6 Sep 2016 - Big Cottonwood Park, Salt Lake Co., by Kenny Frisch  (one, photos), and
                                by Joel Beyer (one, photos)
               | 2nd Vetted Record | All Sightings |
     Review Status:   1st round: 9 acc
Tennessee Warbler  Sight Record #2016-26
27 Aug 2016 - Bountiful Pond, Davis Co., by Kendall Watkins  (1st fall, photos)
               | 7th Vetted Record | All Sightings |
     Review Status:   1st round: 9 acc
Buff-breasted Sandpiper  Sight Record #2016-24
1 Sep 2016 - Utah Lake SP, Provo, Utah Co., by Kendall Watkins  (one, photos)
               | 5th Vetted Record | All Sightings |
     Review Status:   1st round: 9 acc
Upland Sandpiper  Sight Record #2016-23
31 Aug 2016 - West Golden Spike Drive North, Box Elder Co., by Mia McPherson  (one, photos)
               | 8th Vetted Record | All Sightings |
     Review Status:   1st round: 9 acc
Zone-tailed Hawk  Sight Record #2016-22
25 Jun 2016 - Lytle Ranch, Washington Co., by Tim Avery  (one adult, 1 imm., photos)
               | 14th Vetted Record | All Sightings |
     Review Status:   1st round: 9 acc
Tropical Kingbird  Sight Record #2016-16
27 May 2016 - Utah Lake Parkway Trail, Utah Co., by Tim Avery,  (adult, photos)
               | 3rd Vetted Record | All Sightings |
     Review Status:   1st round: 8 acc, 1 not    2nd round: 8 acc, 1 not
Zone-tailed Hawk  Sight Record #2016-17
14 Jun 2016 - Grafton, Washington Co., by Taylor Abbott,  (adult, photos)
               | 13th Vetted Record | All Sightings |
     Review Status:   1st round: 8 acc, 1 not    2nd round:  9 acc
Chestnut-sided Warbler  Sight Record #2016-11
10 May 2016 - Songbird Trail, Weber Co., by Mike Hearell,  (one heard, audio)
              | 21st Vetted Record | All Sightings |
     Review Status:   1st round: 5 acc, 4 not    2nd round: 6 acc, 3 not  
Eastern Meadlowlark  Sight Record #2016-09
3 Apr 2016 - Zella Tank, Beaver Dam Slope, Washington Co., by Tim Avery,  (adult?, photos)
              | 0 Vetted Records | All Sightings |
     Review Status:   1st round: 6 acc, 3 not    2nd round: 3 acc, 6 not
Gilded Flicker  Sight Record #2016-08
2 Apr 2016 - Beaver Dam Slope, Washington Co., by Tim Avery,  (female, photos)
              | 2nd Vetted Record | All Sightings |
     Review Status:   1st round: 7 acc, 2 not   2nd round:  7 acc 2 not
Heermann's Gull  Sight Record #2016-04
18 Mar 2016 - Lake Powell, Kane Co., by Keith Brink,  (30 adults)
              | 3 Vetted Records | All Sightings |
     Review Status:   1st round: 1 acc, 8 not    2nd round: 0 acc, 9 not
Tennessee Warbler  Sight Record #2016-15
22 May 2016 - Bountiful Pond, Davis Co., by Kathy and Joel Beyer,  (adult male)
              | 5th Vetted Record | All Sightings |
     Review Status:   1st round: 9 acc
Scarlet Tanager  Sight Record #2016-13
17 May 2016 - Utah Lake Parkway Trail (no. shore), Utah Co., by Tim Avery,  (adult female, photos)
              | 9th Vetted Record | All Sightings |
     Review Status:   1st round: 9 acc
Vaux's Swift  Sight Record #2016-10
10 May 2016 - Swaner Nature Center, Park City, Summit Co., by Bryant Olsen,  (one, photos)
              | 19th Vetted Record | All Sightings |
     Review Status:   1st round: 9 acc
Least Tern  Sight Record #2016-14
16 May 2016 - Powell Lake, Lehi, Utah Co., by Tim Avery,  (adult, photos)
              | 16th Vetted Record | All Sightings |
     Review Status:   1st round: 9 acc
Northern Parula  Sight Record #2016-12
14 May 2016 - Garr Ranch, Antelope Island, Davis Co., by Mike Hearell,  (one, photos)
              | 24th Vetted Record | All Sightings |
     Review Status:   1st round: 9 acc
Little Gull  Sight Record #2016-07
2 May 2016 - Powell Lake, Lehi, Utah Co., by Tim Avery,  (1st winter, photos)
              | 5th Vetted Record | All Sightings |
     Review Status:   1st round: 9 acc
Palm Warbler  Sight Record #2016-06
28 Apr 2016 - Park City, Summit Co., by Matthew Pendleton,  (photo)
              | 18th Vetted Record | All Sightings |
     Review Status:   1st round: 9 acc
Hooded Warbler  Sight Record #2016-05
18 Apr 2016 - Capitol Reef NP, Garfield Co., by Nate Geesaman,  (photos)
              | 6th Vetted Record | All Sightings |
     Review Status:   1st round: 9 acc
Purple Finch  Sight Record #2016-02
16 Jan 2016 - Lytle Ranch, Washington Co., by Kenny Frisch,  (female / 1st year male, photos)
              | 3rd Vetted Record | All Sightings |
     Review Status:   1st round: 6 acc, 1 not. 1 abst    2nd round: 8 acc, 1 abst
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker  Sight Record #2016-03
13 Mar 2016 - Moab, Grand Co., by Katie Cleveland,  (juvenile, photos)
              | 15th Vetted Record | All Sightings |
     Review Status:   1st round: 9 acc
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker  Sight Record #2016-01
19 Dec 2015 - Porcupine Ranch, Grand Co., by Steve Heinrich,  (immature, photos)
              | 14th Vetted Record | All Sightings |
     Review Status:   1st round: 8 acc, 1 not    2nd round: 6 acc, 1 not
Yellow-billed Loon  Sight Record #2015-52
26 Dec 2015 - East Canyon Reservoir, Morgan Co., by Weston Smith, Mike Hearell, (juv, photos)
              | 10th Vetted Record | All Sightings |
     Review Status:   1st round: 8 acc, 1 not    2nd round: 8 acc, 0 not
Red Phalarope  Sight Record #2015-27
 1 Sep 2015 - Antelope Island Marina, Davis Co., by Bryant Olsen   (non-breeding adult, photos)
              | 14 Vetted Records | All Sightings |
     Review Status:   1st round:  6 acc, 3 not    2nd round: 4 acc, 5 not   3rd rd:  1 acc, 6 not
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker  Sight Record #2015-30
 28 Sep 2015 - Garr Ranch, Antelope Island, Davis Co., by Bryant Olsen   (juv. male, photos)
              | 12 Vetted Records | All Sightings |
     Review Status:   1st round: 5 acc, 4 not     2nd round: 0 acc, 8 not
Brown Thrasher  Sight Record #2015-54
29 Dec 2015 - Jordan River - West Jordan, Salt Lake Co., by Bryant Olsen,  (one, photos)
              | 24th Vetted Record | All Sightings |
     Review Status:   1st round: 9 acc
Common Redpoll  Sight Record #2015-53
27 Dec 2015 - Croydon, Morgan Co., by Weston Smith,  (adult, photos)
              | 36th Vetted Record | All Sightings |
     Review Status:   1st round: 9 acc
Yellow-throated Warbler  Sight Record #2015-51
25 Dec 2015 - Hyde Park, Cache Co., by Cullen Clark, (one, photos)
              | 6th Vetted Record | All Sightings |
     Review Status:   1st round: 9 acc
Scarlet Tanager  Sight Record #2015-50
25 Oct 2015 - Utah State Highway 128, Grand Co., by Stephen Heinrich, (male, photos)
              | 8th Vetted Record | All Sightings |
     Review Status:   1st round: 9 acc
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker  Sight Record #2015-32
 20 Oct 2015 - Lytle Ranch, Washington Co., by Bryant Olsen   (juvenile, photos)
              | 13th Vetted Record | All Sightings |
     Review Status:   1st round: 8 acc, 1 not     2nd round: 9 acc
Pacific-slope Flycatcher  Sight Record #2015-24
  23 Aug 2015 - Lytle Ranch, Washington Co., by Kenny Frisch   (one, singing)
              | 0 Vetted Records | All Sightings |
     Review Status: 1st rd: 5 acc, 3 not, 1 abst   2nd rd: 3 acc, 5 not, 1 abst   3rd rd: 3 acc, 5 not, 1 abst
Black-backed Woodpecker  Sight Record #2015-25
  5 Aug 2014 - Moose Pond, south of Manila, Daggett Co., by Diana Mixa   (female)
              | 0 Vetted Records | All Sightings |
     Review Status:   1st round:  2 acc, 7 not    2nd round:  2 acc, 7 not
Red-breasted Sapsucker  Sight Record #2015-29
 28 Sep 2015 - Salt Lake International Center, Salt Lake Co., by Bryant Olsen   (adult, photos)
              | 13th Vetted Record | All Sightings |
     Review Status:   1st round:  7 acc, 2 not   2nd round:  7 acc, 2 not
Least Flycatcher  Sight Record #2015-31
 20 Sep 2015 - Salt Lake International Center, Salt Lake Co., by Bryant Olsen   (one, photos)
              | 15th Vetted Record | All Sightings |
     Review Status:   1st round: 8 acc, 1 not      2nd round:  9 acc
Northern Parula  Sight Record #2015-49
3 Jan 2015 - Virgin River, Washington Co., by Rick Fridell, (imm./female type, photos)
              | 22nd Vetted Record | All Sightings |
     Review Status:   1st round:  8 acc, 1 abst
Hermit Warbler  Sight Record #2015-48
5 Sep 2014 - Oak Grove Campground, Washington Co., by Rick Fridell, (4+ imm./fem. type, photos)
              | 13th Vetted Record | All Sightings |
     Review Status:   1st round:  8 acc, 1 abst
Hermit Warbler  Sight Record #2015-47
3 Sep 2014 - Lava Point, Zion NP, Washington Co., by Rick Fridell, (2 imm./ female type, photos)
              | 12th Vetted Record | All Sightings |
     Review Status:   1st round:  8 acc, 1 abst
Hermit Warbler  Sight Record #2015-46
14 Aug 2014 - Lava Point, Zion NP, Washington Co., by Rick Fridell, (8 - 15, photos)
              | 11th Vetted Record | All Sightings |
     Review Status:   1st round:  8 acc, 1 abst
Chestnut-sided Warbler  Sight Record #2015-45
 5 Dec 2014 - Lytle Ranch, Washington Co., by Rick Fridell, (HY, female type, photos)
              | 19th Vetted Record | All Sightings |
     Review Status:   1st round:  8 acc, 1 abst
Black-throated Blue Warbler  Sight Record #2015-44
 3 Oct 2014 - Lytle Ranch, Washington Co., by Rick Fridell, (1 female, photos)
              | 20th Vetted Record | All Sightings |
     Review Status:   1st round:  8 acc, 1 abst
Common Redpoll  Sight Record #2015-43  (same as Record 2015-40)
 29 Nov 2015 - Jeremy Ranch Road, Morgan Co., by Weston Smith, (13 adults, photos)
              | 35th Vetted Record | All Sightings |
     Review Status:   1st round:  9 acc
Ovenbird  Sight Record #2015-42
 28 May 2001 - Negro Bill Trail, Moab, Grand Co., by Richard Trinkner, (adult)
              | 13th Vetted Record | All Sightings |
     Review Status:   1st round: 9 acc
Red-necked Grebe  Sight Record #2015-41
 23 Nov 2015 - Provo Airport dike, Utah Co., by Suzi Holt, (1st winter, photos)
              | 22nd Vetted Record | All Sightings |
     Review Status:   1st round:  9 acc
Common Redpoll  Sight Record #2015-40 (same as Record 2015-43)
 14 Nov 2015 - Jeremy Ranch Road, Morgan Co., by Neil Paprocki, (five, photo)
              | 35th Vetted Record | All Sightings |
     Review Status:   1st round:  9 acc
Magnolia Warbler  Sight Record #2015-39
 26 Oct 2015 - Virgin River Trail, St. George, Washington Co., by Shawn Langston, (one, photos)
              | 12th Vetted Record | All Sightings |
     Review Status:   1st round:  9 acc
Black Scoter  Sight Record #2015-38
 7 Nov 2015 - East Canyon Reservoir, Morgan Co., by Bryant Olsen, (one, photos)
              | 21st Vetted Record | All Sightings |
     Review Status:   1st round:  9 acc
Prothonotary Warbler  Sight Record #2015-37
 2 Nov 2015 - Icon Trail / Logan River, Cache Co., by Cullen Clark, Michael Lester (1st year, photos)
              | 13th Vetted Record | All Sightings |
     Review Status:   1st round:  9 acc
Ovenbird  Sight Record #2015-36
 4 Nov 2015 - Bountiful Pond, Davis Co., by Nate Brown, Michael Lester (one, photos)
              | 23rd Vetted Record | All Sightings |
     Review Status:   1st round:  9 acc
Northern Parula  Sight Record #2015-35
 27 Oct 2015 - Bountiful Pond, Davis Co., by Michael San Miguel, Bryant Olsen   (hatch year, photos)
              | 23rd Vetted Record | All Sightings |
     Review Status:   1st round:  9 acc
Palm Warbler  Sight Record #2015-34
 25 Oct 2015 - Powell Lake, Lehi, Utah Co., by Sherree Sheide   (adult, photos)
              | 17th Vetted Records | All Sightings |
     Review Status:   1st round:  9 acc
Red-throated Loon  Sight Record #2015-33
 24 Oct 2015 - Rockpost Reservoir, Summit Co., by Michael Lester   (juvenile, photos)
              | 13th Vetted Records | All Sightings |
     Review Status:   1st round: 9 acc
Black-billed Cuckoo  Sight Record #2015-19
  9  May 2015 - Matheson Wetland Preserve, Moab, Grand Co., by Marcia Hafner   (adult)
              | 5th Vetted Records | All Sightings |
     Review Status:   1st round: 6 acc, 2 not   2nd round: 5 acc, 3 not   3rd rd.:6 acc, 3 not
Mississippi Kite  Sight Record #2015-22
  7 Jul 2015 - Park City, Summit Co., by Paul Budde   (adult)
              | 2 Vetted Records | All Sightings |
     Review Status:   1st round: 3 acc. 5 not   2nd round: 1 acc, 8 not
Pacific-slope Flycatcher  Sight Record #2015-18
  24 May 2015 - Lytle Ranch, Washington Co., by Kenny Frisch   (one, photos, audio)
             | 0 Vetted Records | All Sightings |
     Review Status: 1st rd: 4 acc, 3 not, 1 abst    2nd rd: 4 acc, 3 not, 1 abst   3rd rd: 2 acc, 6 not, 1 abst
Baltimore Oriole  Sight Record #2015-15
  23 May 2015 - Along "Y" Trail, Provo, Utah Co., by Rebecca Riding   (adult male)
              | 6 Vetted Records | All Sightings |
     Review Status:   1st round: 3 acc, 5 not    2nd round: 3 acc, 5 not   3rd round: 2 acc, 7 not
Gyrfalcon  Sight Record #2015-26
 10 Oct 2015 - Murray, Salt Lake Co., by David Williams   (one, photo)
             Considered to be an accipiter rather than a falcon.
     Review Status:   1st round: 0 acc, 9 not
Red Phalarope  Sight Record #2015-28
 16 Sep 2015 - Antelope Island Causeway, Davis Co., by Bryant Olsen   (non-breeding adult, photos)
              | 15th Vetted Records | All Sightings |
     Review Status:   1st round:  9 acc
Chestnut-sided Warbler  Sight Record #2015-23
  23 May 2015 - Capitol Reef, Wayne Co., by Scott Freeman   (adult male)
              | 20th Vetted Record | All Sightings |
     Review Status:   1st round:  8 acc
Mourning Warbler  Sight Record #2015-16
  20 May 2015 - Skipper Bay Trail, Provo, Utah Co., by Alton Thygerson   (adult male)
              | 0 Vetted Records | All Sightings |
     Review Status:   1st round: 2 acc, 6 not     2nd round: 1 acc, 7 not
Scarlet Tanager  Sight Record #2015-21
  18 Jun 2015 - Garr Ranch, Antelope Island, Davis Co., by George Pandoff   (male, photo)
             | 7th Vetted Record | All Sightings |
     Review Status:   1st round:  8 acc
Blue-winged Warbler  Sight Record #2015-20
  2 Jun 2015 - Utah Test and Training Range, Box Elder Co., by Jace Taylor   (2nd year male, photos)
             | 3rd Vetted Record | All Sightings |
     Review Status:   1st round:  in progress
Least Flycatcher  Sight Record #2015-17
  19 May 2015 - Newton Reservoir, Cache Co., by Ryan O'Donnell   (male, photos, audio)
             | 14th Vetted Record | All Sightings |
     Review Status:   1st round:  8 acc
Magnificent Hummingbird  Sight Record #2015-11
  7 Jun 2014 - 17 miles east of Castle Dale, Emery Co., by Mary Ann Wright   (immature male)
              | 7 Vetted Records | All Sightings |
     Review Status:   1st round: 1 acc, 7 not    2nd round: 0 acc, 8 not
Palm Warbler  Sight Record #2015-14
  2 May 2015 - Antelope Island, Davis Co., by Kenny Frisch   (one, photos)
             | 16th Vetted Record | All Sightings |
     Review Status:   1st round:  in progress
Red-necked Grebe  Sight Record #2015-13
  9 Apr 2015- East Canyon Reservoir, Morgan Co., by Weston Smith   (one, photos)
             | 21st Vetted Record | All Sightings |
     Review Status:   1st round:  8 acc
Common Redpoll  Sight Record #2015-12
  15 Mar 2015 - Logan, Cache Co., by Ryan O'Donnell   (one, photos)
             | 34th Vetted Record | All Sightings |
     Review Status:   1st round:  9 acc
Gyrfalcon  Sight Record #2015-10
  11 Feb 2014 - Antelope Island Causeway, Salt Lake Co., by Ron Dudley   (juvenile, photos)
              | 7th Vetted Record | All Sightings |
     Review Status:   1st round:   9 acc
Brown-capped Rosy-Finch  Sight Record #2015-09
  12 Jan 2015 - Alta, Salt Lake Co., by Bryant Olsen   (adult, photos)
              | 3rd Vetted Record | All Sightings |
     Review Status:   1st round:  9 acc
Least Bittern  Sight Record #2015-08
  9 Sep 2014 - Santa Clara River Co., by Rick Fridell; Christian & Molly Edwards  (one, photos)
              | 10th Vetted Record | All Sightings |
     Review Status:   1st round:  8 acc 1 abst
Brown Thrasher  Sight Record #2015-07
  21 Dec 2014 - Brooks Park, St. George, Washington Co., by Rick Fridell (one, photos)
              | 23rd Vetted Record | All Sightings |
     Review Status:   1st round:   8 acc 1 abst
Purple Finch  Sight Record #2015-06
  7 Jan 2015 - Lytle Ranch, Washington Co., by Rick Fridell (female/immature male, photos)
              | 2nd Vetted Record | All Sightings |
     Review Status:   1st round:   8 acc 1 abst
Brown Pelican  Sight Record #2015-05
  5 Jan 2015 - Quail Creek State Park, Washington Co., by Rick Fridell (adult, photos)
              | 6th Vetted Record | All Sightings |
     Review Status:   1st round:   8 acc 1 abst
Brown Thrasher  Sight Record #2015-04
  31 Mar 2014 - St. George, Washington Co., by Rick Fridell (one, photos)
              | 21st Vetted Record | All Sightings |
     Review Status:   1st round:   8 acc 1 abst
Laughing Gull  Sight Record #2015-03
  14 Jan 2015 - Lee Kay Ponds, Salt Lake Co., by Matt Pendelton, Ryan O'Donnell (1st winter, photos)
              | 1st Vetted Record | All Sightings |
     Review Status:   1st round:  9 acc
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker  Sight Record #2015-02
  19 Dec 2014 - Castle Creek Lane, Castle Valley, Grand Co., by Steve Heinrich   (immature, photos)
              | 12th Vetted Record | All Sightings |
     Review Status:   1st round:  9 acc
Red-breasted Sapsucker  Sight Record #2015-01
  2 Jan 2015 - Rockville, Washington Co., by Mike Schijf  (one, photos)
              | 12th Vetted Record | All Sightings |
     Review Status:   1st round:  9 acc

*  Vote abbreviations:   acc = accepted;  not = not accepted
If the first-round vote is not unanimous, the record moves to second round.
The second- and third-rounds the votes must have two or fewer dissenting votes to be decisive.

(The voting status for first-round records will not be posted until all committee members have voted.)
  

  
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