Minnesota Birding Report

This is the Northwest Minnesota Birding Report for Thursday, May 28, 2015 sponsored by the Detroit Lakes Regional Chamber of Commerce. You may also hear this report by calling (218)847-5743 or 1-800-433-1888. We have had the first week of summer weather  this week in the northwest. It has become increasingly obvious that migration is almost […]

Minnesota Fishing Report

Hopefully this warmth will help the fish get a little more active in feeding! Check out this fishing report before you go out this Memorial Day Weekend! Otter Tail Lakes Country The water temps are standing steady at around 52–54 degrees on the lake in Otter Tail County. Man those dang cold temps have, at […]

Minnesota Birding Report

This is the Northwest Minnesota Birding Report for Thursday, May 21, 2015  sponsored by the Detroit Lakes Regional Chamber of Commerce. You may also hear this report by calling (218)847-5743 or 1-800-433-1888. The last wave of migrants is coming to the northwest this week. All the warblers are being seen throughout the area, and the […]

Minnesota Fishing Report

If you weren’t in Ottertail County for the walleye fishing opener—you missed out.  The walleye fishing was great.  Anglers of all skill levels were able to catch walleye, and the northern pike couldn’t get enough to eat. Ottertail Country was a fishing boom town.  Nearly every lake in the county had anglers and action.  The […]

Minnesota Birding Report

This is the Northwest Minnesota Birding Report for Thursday, May 14, 2015 sponsored by the Detroit Lakes Regional Chamber of Commerce. You may also hear this report by calling (218)847-5743 or 1-800-433-1888. What a cold windy and rainy week this has been! We were dry, and the recent rains have in some measure alleviated that. […]

Area Events – Festival of Birds

The area event for this week is the Festival of Birds which will be held May 14 to May 17. It is an opportunity to observe many species of birds as they migrate north. It will be held at the Detroit Mountain Recreation Area in Detroit Lakes. The Detroit Lakes Chamber website states, “The Festival […]

Minnesota Birding Report

This is the Northwest Minnesota Birding Report for Thursday, May 7, 2015  sponsored by the Detroit Lakes Regional Chamber of Commerce. You may also hear this report by calling (218)847-5743 or 1-800-433-1888. The warm weather we had earlier this week has brought in more migrants. Most counties reported OSPREY, PURPLE MARTIN, BALTIMORE ORIOLE, and most […]