*Duluth/North Shore
*July 2, 2009

-Birds mentioned
Red-throated Loon
Great Gray Owl
Yellow-throated Warbler
Lark Sparrow

Hotline: Minnesota, Duluth/North Shore
Date: July 2, 2009
Sponsor: Minnesota Ornithologists' Union (MOU)
Reports: (218) 834-2858
Compiler: Jim Lind ([log in to unmask])

This is the Duluth Birding Report for Thursday, July 2nd, 2009 sponsored
by the Minnesota Ornithologists' Union.

A YELLOW-THROATED WARBLER was seen by Jan Green on June 20th on the Old
North Shore Road (CR 290), about 0.4 mile east of the Ryan Road (CR 50).
Despite several attempts, it has not been relocated since the initial

Jan and Larry Kraemer saw four RED-THROATED LOONS on the 1st at Gull
Bluff on Wisconsin Point.

Debbie Waters found a GREAT GRAY OWL on June 24th along CR 133 just east
of the Blue Spruce Road (CR 211) in the Sax-Zim Bog.

Bob Russell found three LARK SPARROWS on June 24th in Cook County along
the Old Gunflint Trail (CR 92) at the road leading to the Iron Lake

Unless something unusual is reported, the next scheduled update of this
report will be in two weeks on Thursday, July 16th.

The telephone number of the Duluth Rare Bird Alert is 218-834-2858.
Information about bird sightings may be left following the recorded

The Duluth Birding Report is sponsored and funded by the Minnesota
Ornithologists' Union (MOU) as a service to its members. For more
information on the MOU, either write us c/o the Bell Museum, e-mail us
at [log in to unmask], or visit the MOU web site at moumn.org.