Bird Report: September 7, 2018

Great-blue Heron, Pied-billed Grebe 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 birdminnesota.com.

Birds observed this past week in the Brainerd Lakes area include: Common Loon, Great-blue Heron, Mallard, Woodduck, Blue-winged Teal, Coopers Hawk, Turkey Vulture, Bald Eagle, Trumpeter Swan, Song Sparrow, Chipping Sparrow, Sedge Wren, Towhee, Cardinal, Pied-billed Grebe, Canada Goose, Rose-breasted Grosbeak, Indigo Bunting, Osprey, Common Nighthawk, Cedar Waxwing, Red-tailed Hawk, Broad-winged Hawk, Bluebird, Oriole, Ruby-throated Hummingbird, Yellow-rumped Warbler, Nashville Warbler, Red-breasted Nuthatch, Pileated Woodpecker, Northern Flicker, Phoebe, House Finch and Belted Kingfisher. Thanks for following the reports watch for next weeks bird report and my guiding adventures. Happy Birding!

You can use your smartphone to track the fall migration by using your weather or radar map birds will appear as "doughnuts" on a radar map. Best checked late night or very early in the morning around 2:00–3:00 a.m.

Discover Hawk Ridge in Duluth.

Learn more about the National Loon Center.

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.


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