Birding Reports

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

January 29, 2018

This is the Northwest Minnesota Birding Report for Wednesday, January 24, 2018 sponsored by the Detroit Lakes Regional Chamber of Commerce. You may also hear this report by calling (218)847-5743 or 1-800-433-1888. Now that the temperatures are warming up a bit, bird activity seems to be increasing. Feeders are busy with the usual crowd, and […]

September 7, 2017

This is the Northwest Minnesota Birding Report for Thursday, September 7, 2017 sponsored by the Detroit Lakes Regional Chamber of Commerce. You may also hear this report by calling (218)847-5743 or 1-800-433-1888. Fall is in the air, and migration is proceeding, with most of the swallows and many of the warblers now gone. We have […]

August 31, 2017

This is the Northwest Minnesota Birding Report for Thursday, August 31, 2017 sponsored by the Detroit Lakes Regional Chamber of Commerce. You may also hear this report by calling (218)847-5743 or 1-800-433-1888. Warbler migration is in full swing throughout the state this week, and observers in all counties reported several species . Common nighthawks are […]

August 24, 2017

This is the Northwest Minnesota Birding Report for Thursday , August 24, 2017 sponsored by the Detroit Lakes Regional Chamber of Commerce. You may also hear this report by calling (218)847-5743 or 1-800-433-1888. We are still dry in the far northwest, but a few spots got a little rain this week. After that, the temperatures […]

August 17, 2017

This is the Northwest Minnesota Birding Report for Thursday, August 17, 2017 sponsored by the Detroit Lakes Regional Chamber of Commerce. You may also hear this report by calling (218)847-5743 or 1-800-433-1888. It is starting to look and feel like fall here in the northwest. Grain is being harvested, and the drought we are experiencing […]

August 3, 2017

This is the Northwest Minnesota Birding Report for Thursday, August 3, 2017 sponsored by the Detroit Lakes Regional Chamber of Commerce. You may also hear this report by calling (218)847-5743 or 1-800-433-1888. The heat has finally diminished in the northwest and elsewhere in Minnesota. Yards in the far northwest still need more rain, but the […]

July 27, 2017

This is the Northwest Minnesota Birding Report for Thursday, July 27, 2017 sponsored by the Detroit Lakes Regional Chamber of Commerce. You may also hear this report by calling (218)847-5743 or 1-800-433-1888. The heat has arrived, and while , the birds seem to be carrying on as usual, the people are not. There hasn’t been […]

July 22, 2017

This is the Northwest Minnesota Birding Report for Thursday, June 22, 2017 sponsored by the Detroit Lakes Regional Chamber of Commerce. You may also hear this report by calling (218)847-5743 or 1-800-433-1888. After a few days of summer weather, we are back into cooler and wetter conditions. Flowers of all kinds love this kind of […]

July 20, 2017

This is the Northwest Minnesota Birding Report for Thursday, July 20, 2017 sponsored by the Detroit Lakes Regional Chamber of Commerce. You may also hear this report by calling (218)847-5743 or 1-800-433-1888. We are enjoying the warm weather in the northwest, but in the far northern part of the area, we could use a shot […]

July 13, 2017

This is the Northwest Minnesota Birding Report for Thursday, July 13, 2017 sponsored by the Detroit Lakes Regional Chamber of Commerce. You may also hear this report by calling (218)847-5743 or 1-800-433-1888. True summer weather has been in place this week with the up and down temperatures, and stormy weather. Many people are busy with […]