*Duluth/North Shore
*September 7, 2014

-Birds mentioned -Transcript

Hotline: Minnesota, Duluth/North Shore
Date: September 7, 2014
Sponsor: Minnesota Ornithologists' Union (MOU)
Reports: (218) 834-2858
Compiler: Jim Lind ([log in to unmask])

This is the Duluth Birding Report for September 7th, 2014 sponsored by the Minnesota Ornithologists' Union.

A RED KNOT was found by Terry Wiens on the 30th near the beach house at Park Point. Bob Dunlap saw a light morph PARASITIC JAEGER on the 31st at Park Point.

A SWAINSON'S HAWK was seen on the 6th at Hawk Ridge. Two RED-HEADED WOODPECKERS and the first AMERICAN PIPT of the season were also seen on the 6th. A PRAIRIE FALCON was banded at Hawk Ridge on August 26th.

Michael Majeski saw a BUFF-BREASTED SANDPIPER on the 6th at Artist's Point in Grand Marais, and it was still present on the 7th.

The next scheduled update of this report will be on September 12th.

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

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.