Bird Collection


Randy Larsen - Curator of birds
Wesley Skidmore - Assistan curator of birds
Clayton White - Emeritus curator of birds

Specimens: 10,932

The museum's bird collection contains more than 10,000 specimens with representation from all orders and most bird families found in the world. Of particular value is a large collection of peregrine falcons collected from across the globe, several hundred hummingbirds from South American, and major representation of species found in western North America. The museum also houses an oological collection of more than 2,300 bird egg clutches. 

Lytle Preserve Checklist

UT County Checklist


Note: The Utah County Birders meet every 2nd Thursday of the month from 7-8:30 PM at the Bean Life Science Museum in the orientation theater behind the information desk.