Birding Reports

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

April 3, 2020

This is the Northwest Minnesota Birding Report for Thursday, April 2, 2020 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 first big wave of migration is underway, but may get stalled for a day or two and the northwest is […]

March 27, 2020

This is the Northwest Minnesota Birding Report for Thursday, March 26, 2020 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 From the southern part of the area comes the news that spring has sprung! Grant and Otter Tail Counties are teeming […]

March 20, 2020

This is the Northwest Minnesota Birding Report for Thursday, March 19, 2020 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 Spring is on the way in the northwest, according to the birds. Horned larks are everywhere in the open country; some […]

March 13, 2020

This is the Northwest Minnesota Birding Report for Thursday, March 12, 2020 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 Spring is slowly coming to the northwest. The slow speed is welcomed by many as it is slowing the melt of […]

February 7, 2020

This is the Northwest Minnesota Birding Report for Thursday, February 6, 2020 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 Weather in the northwest continues to be moderate, and the few above freezing days have done little to melt the snow […]

January 20, 2020

This is the Northwest Minnesota Birding Report for Friday, January 17, 2020 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 quiet week in the northwest and it has been very cold. Tonight we are forecast to get […]

January 15, 2020

This is the Northwest Minnesota Birding Report for Thursday, January 9, 2020 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 part of the state did not participate fully in the recent snowfall, but we got enough to keep us busy […]

January 3, 2020

This is the Northwest Minnesota Birding Report for Thursday, January 2, 2020 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 Last weekend’s snowstorm has really whitened up the area. Reasonable temperatures have made the Christmas Bird Counts quite pleasant, and a […]

December 23, 2019

This is the Northwest Minnesota Birding Report for Friday, December 20, 2019 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 Birding has been pretty quiet in the northwest for the past week or so. Cold temperatures earlier in the week brought […]

December 9, 2019

This is the Northwest Minnesota Birding Report for Sunday, December 8, 2019 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 mild weather is apparently over for the time being, as we now have a forecast for below zero temperatures for […]