Birding Reports

The Birding Report comes out every Thursday and notes bird sightings and identification from around Northwest Minnesota.

December 14, 2018

This is the Northwest Minnesota Birding Report for Thursday, December 13, 2018 sponsored by the Detroit Lakes Regional Chamber of Commerce. You may also see this report on the Chamber of Commerce website: We have had a very pleasant week here in the northwest, except for a few episodes of freezing mist and snowflakes. The […]

December 7, 2018

This is the Northwest Minnesota Birding Report for Thursday, December 6, 2018 sponsored by the Detroit Lakes Regional Chamber of Commerce. You may also see this report on the Chamber of Commerce website: https://www.visitdetroitlakes.com/birding-report A little snow blankets the ground here in the far northwest, and today, the sun shines brightly under clear blue skies. […]

November 26, 2018

Detroit Lakes Regional Chamber of Commerce. You may also see this report on the Chamber of Commerce website: https://www.visitdetroitlakes.com/birding-report New visitors are appearing in the area daily, as more and more of the northern species move south. There are reports of snowy owls, northern shrikes, common redpolls, and pine siskins from widely separated parts of […]

November 16, 2018

This is the Northwest Minnesota Birding Report for November 16, 2018 sponsored by the Detroit Lakes Regional Chamber of Commerce. You may also see this report on the Chamber of Commerce website: https://www.visitdetroitlakes.com/birding-report Winter appears to have arrived, but with a few typical ups and downs. Most of the migration is over in the far […]

November 9, 2018

This is the Northwest Minnesota Birding Report for Thursday, November 8, 2018 sponsored by the Detroit Lakes Regional Chamber of Commerce. You may also see this report on the Chamber of Commerce website: https://www.visitdetroitlakes.com/birding-report Winter appears to have arrived, and quite peacefully too. The northwest has a dusting of snow which came down quietly, with […]

November 2, 2018

This is the Northwest Minnesota Birding Report for Thursday, November 1, 2018 sponsored by the Detroit Lakes Regional Chamber of Commerce. You may also see this report on the Chamber of Commerce website: https://www.visitdetroitlakes.com/birding-report The fall migration is all but over now, and the weatherman predicts snow in the near future. We are now getting […]

October 26, 2018

This is the Northwest Minnesota Birding Report for Thursday, October 25, 2018 sponsored by the Detroit Lakes Regional Chamber of Commerce. You may also see this report on the Chamber of Commerce website: https://www.visitdetroitlakes.com/birding-report This has been a typical fall week in the northwest, albeit a bit cooler than normal. We had some clouds, some […]

October 19, 2018

This is the Northwest Minnesota Birding Report for Friday, October 19, 2018 sponsored by the Detroit Lakes Regional Chamber of Commerce. You may also see this report on the Chamber of Commerce website: https://www.visitdetroitlakes.com/birding-report We had a taste of winter this week, but fall has returned to the northwest with temperatures above 60 yesterday. Migration […]

October 12, 2018

This is the Northwest Minnesota Birding Report for Thursday, October 11, 2018 sponsored by the Detroit Lakes Regional Chamber of Commerce. You may also see this report on the Chamber of Commerce website: https://www.visitdetroitlakes.com/birding-report Winter is pushing out fall throughout the state. For those in the northwest that has meant several inches of snow, and […]

October 5, 2018

This is the Northwest Minnesota Birding Report for Thursday, October 4, 2018 sponsored by the Detroit Lakes Regional Chamber of Commerce. You may also see this report on the Chamber of Commerce website: https://www.visitdetroitlakes.com/birding-report Here in the northwest, we are promised the first snow of the fall tonight. Our yard has been busy with a […]