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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 1, 2018
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Extremely rare, 'one in a million' yellow cardinal spotted in Alabama
March 1, 2018 - 3:23pm
January 21, 2018
Blane Klemek
BLANE KLEMEK OUTDOORS: Learn the tricks to identify that bird
January 21, 2018 - 9:52am
January 7, 2018
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Think diversity when looking to attract more wild birds to feeders
January 7, 2018 - 12:45pm
December 25, 2017
A juvenile female snowy owl is perched on an earthen mound on Rices Point in Duluth Thursday afternoon. An eruption of snowy owls  is occuring in the northern United States. (Clint Austin | Forum News Service)
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: All about the owls
December 25, 2017 - 1:22pm
November 13, 2017
A piping plover runs along the beach at Long Island in the Apostle Islands National Lakeshore in 2009. Forum News Service file photo
Great Lakes piping plovers had record year
November 13, 2017 - 4:34pm
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
May 14, 2017
Brian Hiller from the biology department at BSU researches Purple Martins that nest near campus. Submitted photo.
SUSTAINABILITY COLUMN: Bemidji is ‘Home Sweet Home’ for the birds
May 14, 2017 - 11:00am
April 16, 2017
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 22, 2017
Dave Lambeth of Grand Forks took this photo Monday of Marv the peregrine perched atop the UND water tower. Lambeth also got a photo clearly showing the peregrine’s leg bands, which in turn confirmed the falcon as Marv. (Photo/ Dave Lambeth)
Peregrine falcon 'Marv' returns to eastern ND, looking for a mate
March 22, 2017 - 4:09pm
March 19, 2017
Always in Season: Spring brings another cycle in bird lives
March 19, 2017 - 4:46pm
March 10, 2017
A pileated woodpecker perches on the side of a tree along Lake Boulevard Northeast in Bemidji in late December. (Jillian Gandsey | Bemidji Pioneer)
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Few other birds as interesting as the pileated woodpecker
March 10, 2017 - 10:27am
January 8, 2017
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Winter sets in, and the search for food is heightened for wildlife
January 8, 2017 - 5:30am
November 10, 2016
Three birds enjoy a snack at a feeder near the entrance of Lake Bemidji State Park. (Maggi Stivers | Bemidji Pioneer)
Snack time!
November 10, 2016 - 5:01pm