*Minnesota Statewide
*September 15, 2014

-Birds mentioned -Transcript

Hotline: Minnesota Statewide
Date: September 15, 2014
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 Monday September 15th, 2014.

On the 15th, a RUFOUS HUMMINGBIRD was reported from Le Sueur County. It is visiting the Nesgoda yard in the town of Le Sueur at 30627 Pumpkin Hill Road.

A SNOWY EGRET is being seen in Mille Lacs County at the junction of US Highway 169 and county road 13.

On the 7th, Doug Kieser reported a WHITE-EYED VIREO at 7-Mile Creek Park south of St. Peter in Nicollet County, but the bird has not been seen since.

A MISSISSIPPI KITE was reported as a flyby on the 6th at the Bethany hawk-watch in Mankato, Blue Earth County.

A few PARASITIC JAEGERS are still being reported off Park Point in Duluth, and the first LAPLAND LONGSPUR of the season showed up at the Sleepy Eye sewage ponds in Brown County on the 14th.

The next scheduled update is Thursday September 25th, 2014.