*September 2, 2010
Black-throated Blue Warbler
Black-throated Green Warbler
Hotline: Minnesota Statewide
Date: September 2, 2010
Sponsor: Minnesota Ornithologists' Union (MOU) http://moumn.org
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Compiler: Anthony Hertzel (firstname.lastname@example.org)
This is the Minnesota Birding Report for September 2nd, 2010.
Karl Bardon reported a MISSISSIPPI KITE from Hawk Ridge in Duluth on the
1st. The bird flew past the main overlook in the early afternoon.
Large numbers of COMMON NIGHTHAWKS, CHIMNEY SWIFTS, CLIFF SWALLOWS,
CEDAR WAXWINGS, and a few other neotropic migrants have been reported in
the past few days from around the state. On the 29th, Diana Doyle found
a BLACK-THROATED BLUE WARBLER along Minnehaha Creek east of Lake
Hiawatha in Minneapolis. It was just west of the 34th Avenue Bridge on
the south side of the creek and was visible from the pedestrian path.
Other species reported moving south include BUFF-BREASTED SANDPIPER,
WILSON'S PHALAROPE, EASTERN KINGBIRD, MAGNOLIA WARBLER, BLACK-THROATED
GREEN WARBLER, MOURNING WARBLER, ROSE-BREASTED GROSBEAK, and ORCHARD
The next scheduled update of this tape is September 9th, 2010.
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