*Duluth/North Shore
*August 13, 2015

-Birds mentioned
Franklin's Gull
Grasshopper Sparrow

Hotline: Minnesota, Duluth/North Shore
Date: August 13, 2015
Sponsor: Minnesota Ornithologists' Union (MOU)
Reports: (218) 834-2858
Compiler: Jim Lind ([log in to unmask])

This is the Duluth Birding Report for August 13th, 2015 sponsored by the
Minnesota Ornithologists' Union.

A FRANKLIN'S GULL, two WILSONíS PHALAROPES, and several other shorebird
species have been seen as recently as the 11th at the ball fields at the
Park Point Recreation Area. Jan and Larry Kraemer also found a
GRASSHOPPER SPARROW on the 11th at the recreation area.

The next scheduled update of this report will be in two weeks on August

This report is compiled from MOU-net postings, local eBird checklists,
various Facebook group pages (some of which may require joining), and
personal contacts. Please follow the links below for the most up-to-date

MOU-net: http:[log in to unmask]
eBird: http://ebird.org/ebird/places
Facebook group pages:
Minnesota Ornithologists Union:
Minnesota Birding: https://www.facebook.com/groups/mnbirding/
Minnesota Rare Bird Alert:
Northeast Minnesota Birding:
Sax-Zim Bog: https://www.facebook.com/groups/saxzimbog/
Duluth Phenology: https://www.facebook.com/groups/duluthphenology/

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