Birding Reports

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

May 3, 2019

This is the Northwest Minnesota Birding Report for Thursday, May 2, 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 Birds are flooding in now that the weather has turned around. Most waterfowl are already present or on the way north […]

April 26, 2019

This is the Northwest Minnesota Birding Report for Thursday, April 25, 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 This has been a wonderful spring week with increasing temperatures, and now the snow is all gone except for small remnants […]

April 19, 2019

This is the Northwest Minnesota Birding Report for Thursday, April 18, 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> After the snow storm of last week, the weather in the north has really turned around, and it seems that we […]

April 12, 2019

This is the Northwest Minnesota Birding Report for Thursday, April 11, 2019 sponsored by the Detroit Lakes Regional Chamber of Commerce. You may also see this report on the Chamber of Commerce website: After a nice long slow melt, we are now white again in the northwest. As I speak the blizzard has reached Thief […]

April 4, 2019

This is the Northwest Minnesota Birding Report for Thursday, April 4, 2019 sponsored by the Detroit Lakes Regional Chamber of Commerce. You may also see this report on the Chamber of Commerce website: Spring has surely arrived in the northwest this week as evidenced by the melting snow (all be it slowly), and the increased […]

April 2, 2019

This is the Northwest Minnesota Birding Report for Friday, March 29, 2019 sponsored by the Detroit Lakes Regional Chamber of Commerce. You may also see this report on the Chamber of Commerce website: Spring seems to have finally arrived, and the melt is going slowly as we would have wished. With that said, migration is […]

March 25, 2019

This is the Northwest Minnesota Birding Report for Friday, March 22, 2019 sponsored by the Detroit Lakes Regional Chamber of Commerce. You may also see this report on the Chamber of Commerce website: Spring has finally come to the northwest. Temperatures have been in the forties for the last two days, and there has been […]

March 13, 2019

This is the Northwest Minnesota Birding Report for Friday, March 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 There hasn’t been a lot of movement northward of birds within the area this week due to the very cold weather […]

February 22, 2019

This is the Northwest Minnesota Birding Report for Friday, February 22, 2019 sponsored by the Detroit Lakes Regional Chamber of Commerce. You may also see this report on the Chamber of Commerce website: The north has received more snow this week. The wind’s artistry has made the open fields look like freshly frosted cake full […]

February 11, 2019

This is the Northwest Minnesota Birding Report for Thursday, February 7, 2019 sponsored by the Detroit Lakes Regional Chamber of Commerce. You may also see this report on the Chamber of Commerce website: For the second week we have been having very cold, windy weather, culminating with blizzard conditions today. Bird activity at the feeders […]