In my region of North America, we get Lazuli Buntings that pass through each year in the summer. It is really the only Bunting we see here in northern Arizona. This is one from my yard back in August. Read more here: LAZULI BUNTING  


The Lazuli bunting is a small finch that is bright blue with a burnt orange chest, and white wing-bars, the females are un-streaked and brown. They are common in the western part of central North America in various habitats which include mountains, desert, and rivers. Lazuli buntings will eat seeds, small insects and fruit. I… Read More LAZULI BUNTING