Birding Reports

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

May 22, 2020

This is the Northwest Minnesota Birding Report for Friday, May 22, 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 Summer seems to have really come to the northwest, perhaps completely by-passing spring! Warbler migration seems to have been largely nonexistent […]

May 8, 2020

This is the Northwest Minnesota Birding Report for Friday, May 8, 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 busy week for migration. Birds are streaming in, and every day has brought new ones to the […]

May 1, 2020

This is the Northwest Minnesota Birding Report for Thursday, April 30, 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 seems to have really arrived in the northwest this time. Temperatures have been pleasant and increasing, birds are coming back, […]

April 24, 2020

This is the Northwest Minnesota Birding Report for Thursday, April 23, 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 seems to have finally arrived in the northwest. Today, the temperature was tickling 70 degrees with little or no wind […]

April 10, 2020

This is the Northwest Minnesota Birding Report for Friday, April 10, 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 There has been a pause in the arrival of spring as temperatures today while still quite mild are tempered by a […]

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 […]