Birding Reports

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

November 8, 2019

This is the Northwest Minnesota Birding Report for Thursday, November 7, 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 Winter has descended on the northwest this week, and it doesn’t look as if fall will return. The winter residents are […]

October 24, 2019

This is the Northwest Minnesota Birding Report for Thursday, October 24, 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 appears that we are in for an early winter based on the current weather. Migration is already winding down, raptors […]

October 11, 2019

This is the Northwest Minnesota Birding Report for Thursday, October 10, 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 With all the rain we have been having here in the north, bird reports have been hard to come by. Migration […]

September 30, 2019

This is the Northwest Minnesota Birding Report for Friday, September 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 Migration is picking up as the weather cools and the daylight lessens. Raptors are definitely on the move. When driving through […]

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. […]