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June 17, 2018
President Pat Redig of the University of Minnesota Raptor Center in St. Paul and resident doctor Dana Franzen-Klein look at an X-ray of a young bald eagle which had a fish hook in the stomach, Thursday, June 14, 2018. Redig is retiring after 45 years of service. Jean Pieri / St. Paul Pioneer Press
Retired raptor center co-founder continues rehabilitating birds
June 17, 2018 - 7:15am
May 27, 2018
A sora rail walks among the plants on the edge of a swamp. Photo courtesy Mark Sparky Stensaas
Northland Nature: Seeing the elusive sora rail
May 27, 2018 - 11:21am
March 25, 2018
Local View: Spring a time for dreaming, soaring
March 25, 2018 - 12:14am
March 1, 2018
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Extremely rare, 'one in a million' yellow cardinal spotted in Alabama
March 1, 2018 - 3:23pm
February 24, 2018
A great gray owl flies through the woods on a winter day at the Sax-Zim Bog. Birders come from across the country and around the world for a chance to see these large owls at the bog. Photo by Mark "Sparky" Stensaas
Birders from across the country bolster their ‘life lists’ at the Sax-Zim Bog
February 24, 2018 - 7:05pm
February 18, 2018
Outdoors calendar
February 18, 2018 - 2:18am
January 28, 2018
A boreal owl keeps an eye out for prey while perched on a branch. Laura Erickson photo
Chickadees, woodpeckers, owls: Subtle changes in season trigger variations in bird behavior
January 28, 2018 - 6:51am
November 13, 2017
A piping plover runs along the beach at Long Island in the Apostle Islands National Lakeshore. The number of nesting plovers across the Great lakes hit 76 this summer, the most in decades, and plovers nested on all five Great Lakes for the first time since 1955. News Tribune/2009 photo
Great Lakes piping plovers had record year
November 13, 2017 - 8:09pm
November 4, 2017
This juvenile sandhill crane was found by some fifth- and sixth-grade students at William Kelley Schools in Silver Bay last month. (Photo courtesy of Angela Goutermont)
Wayward crane causes recess ruckus in Silver Bay
November 4, 2017 - 8:45am
September 14, 2017
Margie Menzies, education program manager at Hawk Ridge Bird Observatory in Duluth, holds two American redstarts, a male (left) and one of undetermined gender. The birds had just been banded on a recent morning at Hawk Ridge. Bob King / rking@duluthnews.complay button
The unseen migration: Volunteers band songbirds as well as raptors each fall at Hawk Ridge
September 14, 2017 - 5:27pm
July 16, 2017
The Audubon Chapter of Minneapolis has provided suggestions for minimizing bird collisions on the 200,000 square feet of glass on the exterior of the U.S. Bank stadium in Minneapolis. Special to The Forumplay button
5 tips on how to stop birds from crashing into your windows
July 16, 2017 - 11:10am
Always in Season: The killdeer is a familiar trickster
April 16, 2017 - 3:04pm
April 2, 2017
Always in Season: Meadowlarks signal spring
April 2, 2017 - 7:45pm
March 19, 2017
Always in Season: Spring brings another cycle in bird lives
March 19, 2017 - 4:46pm
January 11, 2017
Local View: Protect beloved Northland birds by protecting our atmosphere
January 11, 2017 - 12:31am