-RBA
*Minnesota
*Minnesota Statewide
*September 17, 2009
*MNST0909.17

-Birds mentioned
Harlequin Duck
American Avocet
Red-breasted Nuthatch
Cape May Warbler
Lincoln's Sparrow
White-throated Sparrow
-Transcript

Hotline: Minnesota Statewide
Date: September 17, 2009
Sponsor: Minnesota Ornithologists' Union (MOU) http://moumn.org
Reports: (763) 780-8890
Compiler: Anthony Hertzel ([log in to unmask]) 

This is the Minnesota Birding Report for Thursday, September 17th 2009.

On the 13th, a female HARLEQUIN DUCK was seen in Grand Marais, Cook
County, in the bay near the Lake Superior Trading Post.

In Steele County, an AMERICAN AVOCET was west of the entrance to Rice
Lake State Park in the wetlands on the north side of County Road 19 on
September 15th.

New reports of southbound migrants include RED-BREASTED NUTHATCH, CAPE
MAY WARBLER, LINCOLN'S SPARROW, and WHITE-THROATED SPARROW.

The next scheduled update of this tape is Thursday, September 24th 2009.