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A piping plover runs along the beach at Long Island in the Apostle Islands National Lakeshore. The number of nesting plovers across the Great lakes hit 76 this summer, the most in decades, and plovers nested on all five Great Lakes for the first time since 1955. News Tribune/2009 photo
Great Lakes piping plovers had record year
November 13, 2017 - 8:09pm
November 4, 2017
This juvenile sandhill crane was found by some fifth- and sixth-grade students at William Kelley Schools in Silver Bay last month. (Photo courtesy of Angela Goutermont)
Wayward crane causes recess ruckus in Silver Bay
November 4, 2017 - 8:45am
September 14, 2017
Margie Menzies, education program manager at Hawk Ridge Bird Observatory in Duluth, holds two American redstarts, a male (left) and one of undetermined gender. The birds had just been banded on a recent morning at Hawk Ridge. Bob King / rking@duluthnews.complay button
The unseen migration: Volunteers band songbirds as well as raptors each fall at Hawk Ridge
September 14, 2017 - 5:27pm
July 16, 2017
The Audubon Chapter of Minneapolis has provided suggestions for minimizing bird collisions on the 200,000 square feet of glass on the exterior of the U.S. Bank stadium in Minneapolis. Special to The Forumplay button
5 tips on how to stop birds from crashing into your windows
July 16, 2017 - 11:10am
Always in Season: The killdeer is a familiar trickster
April 16, 2017 - 3:04pm
April 2, 2017
Always in Season: Meadowlarks signal spring
April 2, 2017 - 7:45pm
March 19, 2017
Always in Season: Spring brings another cycle in bird lives
March 19, 2017 - 4:46pm
January 11, 2017
Local View: Protect beloved Northland birds by protecting our atmosphere
January 11, 2017 - 12:31am
August 16, 2015
Do it: Watch for nighthawks
August 16, 2015 - 7:20am
April 2, 2015
A male piping plover leans forward as it scurries along the beach at Long Island in July 2009. (2009 file / News Tribune)
Still waiting for plovers on Wisconsin Point
April 2, 2015 - 11:04pm
March 28, 2015
Second Minnesota turkey farm hit by bird flu
March 28, 2015 - 10:00am
December 25, 2011
Birders spot more species than normal during Duluth's Christmas Bird Count
December 25, 2011 - 2:00pm
December 23, 2010
Gray jays are seen nearly every year at the Christmas bird count, but, with varying conditions in their home sites, they may be absent at times. Submitted photo
Northland Nature: Annual Christmas bird count a useful practice
December 23, 2010 - 5:34pm
November 28, 2010
A snow bunting. Submitted photo
Northland Nature: All hail the aptly named snow buntings of November
November 28, 2010 - 3:46pm
Susu Jeffrey releases a banded sharp-shinned hawk at Hawk Ridge after adopting it for $20. She will be notified if the hawk's band number is reported again. (Submitted photo)
A view from Hawk Ridge: Human and hawk share a heartbeat during a stop on the great migration
September 28, 2010 - 12:00am