Bird Report: September 28, 2018

Black Birds, Turkey Vultures and More

Welcome to the 6th season of weekly bird reports for the Brainerd Lakes Area. The weekly birding report for the Brainerd Lakes area is provided in partnership with Visit Brainerd and local guide and naturalist Judd Brink Owner and Guide of

The bird migration is just past its peak but there are still a good number of birds to be seen. Just check out the link below for the bird count at Hawk Ridge in Duluth as they usually get some big days this time of year. Bird sightings for this week include: Common Loon, Canada Goose, Mallard, Great Egret, Woodduck, Sandhill Crane, White-throated Sparrows, Juncos, Towhee, Brown Thrasher, Raven, Turkey Vulture, Bald Eagle, Red-tailed Hawk, Cedar Waxwing, Great-blue Heron, House Finch, Yellow-rumped Warbler, Red-breasted Nuthatch, Northern Flicker, Sapsucker, Pileated Woodpecker, Belted Kingfisher, Trumpeter Swan and Song Sparrow. Thanks for following the reports watch for next weeks bird report and my guiding adventures. Happy Birding!

Link to Hawk Ridge in Duluth.

National Loon Center information. 

Please report any unusual birds to Judd Brink by phone (218) 838-4784 or email. Please include a photo and or a brief description in the email if possible.

Go birding today and use our new birding kits that are now available for your birding convenience during your stay in the Brainerd Lakes area. Please see the birding kit link on for more information about birding with Judd Brink. 

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