Birding Reports

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

September 16, 2019

This is the Northwest Minnesota Birding Report for Saturday, September 14, 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 It sure feels like fall now in the northwest. We are promised a little warm weather yet this week, but the […]

September 5, 2019

This is the Northwest Minnesota Birding Report for Thursday, September 5, 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 Migration is clearly in progress all over the state, as we are seeing gatherings of birds in preparation for their long […]

September 3, 2019

This is the Northwest Minnesota Birding Report for Friday, August 30, 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 Here in the northwest it has been a relatively quiet period bird-wise, but it is obvious that some species are on […]

August 16, 2019

This is the Northwest Minnesota Birding Report for Thursday, August 15, 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 weather has cooled, and now feels like fall already, although there is still more heat that will surely come. Birds […]

August 5, 2019

This is the Northwest Minnesota Birding Report for Friday, August 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 A typical late July week in the northwest has brought both hot and cool temperatures and a few storms to the […]

July 29, 2019

This is the Northwest Minnesota Birding Report for Friday, July 26, 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 typical summer week in the northwest- warm, sometimes hot, sunny days with a few thundershowers mixed in. […]

July 12, 2019

This is the Northwest Minnesota Birding Report for Thursday, July 4, 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  It has been a pleasant summer week in the northwest, with the usual summer thunderstorms mixed in. Birds have been very […]

July 8, 2019

This is the Northwest Minnesota Birding Report for Thursday, July 4, 2019 sponsored by the Detroit Lakes Regional Chamber of Commerce.  It has been a pleasant summer week in the northwest, with the usual summer thunderstorms mixed in. Birds have been very busy raising families, and the sound of young birds is everywhere. Rain has […]

June 28, 2019

This is the Northwest Minnesota Birding Report for Thursday, June 27, 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 We are in full summer now, and young birds are appearing everywhere. Wildflowers are blooming and everything is a brilliant green. […]

June 17, 2019

This is the Northwest Minnesota Birding Report for Saturday, June 15, 2019 sponsored by the Detroit Lakes Regional Chamber of Commerce. You may also see this report on the Chamber of Commerce website: At the N. Ottawa impoundment in Grant County, Ron Taube found WILSON’S PHALAROPE, WESTERN GREBE, AMERICAN WHITE PELICAN, DOUBLE-CRESTED CORMORANT, SPOTTED SANDPIPER, […]