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June 10, 2018
The black-capped chickadees were busy foraging for food in early April at Lake Bemidji State Park. This one cautiously grabs a seed out of Susan Olin’s palm and dashes. Olin is the assistant manager at the park. (Jillian Gandsey | Bemidji Pioneer)
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Getting up close in the birding world takes time, right gear
June 10, 2018 - 7:55am
June 3, 2018
An oriole perches in a tree near BSU in late May. (Jillian Gandsey | Bemidji Pioneer)
BLANE KLEMEK: Bemidji helps lead the way as part of Minnesota Bird City program
June 3, 2018 - 7:45am
May 27, 2018
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BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: The wonderful wood duck at home in Minnesota
May 27, 2018 - 8:40am
An eastern bluebird hops across the top of a bluebird house, making its way to its entrance, so it have a look inside Tuesday morning, May 22, 2018. The house was built and set up in an open area along County Road FF in Oulu, Wis., by bluebird aficionado David Lindelof. Bob King / Forum News Service
Man helps restore bluebird species with nest boxes on rural Wisconsin roads
May 27, 2018 - 7:40am
April 29, 2018
CLICK TO ENLARGE: Four-year-old Lincoln stands besides the new purple martin house. Submitted photo.
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: The 'Purple Martin Housing Project of Becida'
April 29, 2018 - 7:50am
March 28, 2018
New peregrine in town in Grand Forks
March 28, 2018 - 5:00pm
March 18, 2018
A Great Northern Loon in Wilson Lake, Minn. Photo by Pete Markham via Wikicommons.
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Diving deep with the 'divers'
March 18, 2018 - 7:44am
March 11, 2018
The mystery continues on the ivory-billed woodpecker
March 11, 2018 - 8:30am
March 4, 2018
An American kestrel. (Photo via Wikipedia)
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Make no mistake, American kestrels are popular raptors
March 4, 2018 - 8:29am
February 25, 2018
A male ruffed grouse surveys the surroundings from its drumming log in the Red Lake Wildlife Management Area. (Forum News Service file photo)
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: 'Ol' Ruff' sometimes seeks human companionship
February 25, 2018 - 8:15am
February 4, 2018
BLANE KLEMEK: The American Dipper is no dip of a songbird
February 4, 2018 - 9:15am
December 29, 2017
Minnesota county takes on public lands debate over farm sale
December 29, 2017 - 6:46pm
December 7, 2017
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Fascinating and deadly shrikes of Minnesota
December 7, 2017 - 8:15am
November 26, 2017
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ALWAYS IN SEASON/ MIKE JACOBS: Turkey – or dinosaur – for dinner?
November 26, 2017 - 6:03am
November 8, 2017
By Bear Golden Retriever via wiki commons
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Cardinals keep marching north
November 8, 2017 - 8:30am