Duluth RBA

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*Duluth/North Shore
*July 10, 2002

-Birds mentioned

Hotline: Minnesota, Duluth/North Shore
Date: July 10, 2002
Sponsor: Minnesota Ornithologists' Union (MOU)
Reports: (218) 525-5952
Compiler: David R. Benson (drbenson@cpinternet.com)
Transcriber: David R. Benson (drbenson@cpinternet.com)

This is the Duluth Birding Report for Wednesday, July 10, 2002, sponsored by the Minnesota Ornithologists' Union.

Chris Mansfield reported a HORNED GREBE from Stony Point on June 30.

Kim Eckert reported WHITE-WINGED CROSSBILLS at 2 locations in the Sax-Zim Bog on June 28. A pair was on Owl Ave / Co Rd 203, 1/2 mi S of Arkola Rd / Co Rd 52. And a short time later a lone male, probably a different individual, was 1 mile E of Owl Ave on Arkola Rd.

Brenda Van Burgen reported seeing a SCISSOR-TAILED FLYCATCHER on the road to Wolf Ridge ELC near Finland, Minnesota during the first week in June.

Kate Kelnberger reported a PHILADELPHIA VIREO from the Gunflint Trail area. The bird was seen today on the Clearwater Road at the Honeymoon Bluff Trail. She also reported a BLACK-THROATED BLUE WARBLER from the Caribou Rock Rd off the Hungry Jack Road.

Carol Snoeyenbos reported DOWNY WOODPECKERS, HAIRY WOODPECKERS, and PILEATED WOODPECKERS all nesting in the same tree in her yard on the Strand Road.

The next scheduled update of this report will be in about two weeks, on July 25, but if something unusual turns up before then, the tape will be updated immediately. You may leave a message about your sightings after the tone.

The phone number for the Duluth Birding Report is (218) 728-5030, and callers can report bird sightings if they wish after the tone at the end of each tape.

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 of Natural History, 10 Church Street SE, Minneapolis MN 55455; or send an e-mail to mou@biosci.umn.edu; or visit the MOU web site at mou.mn.org.

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