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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
May 27, 2018
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BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: The wonderful wood duck at home in Minnesota
May 27, 2018 - 8:40am
May 20, 2018
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BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: The surprises and wonder of the outdoors
May 20, 2018 - 7:45am
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
April 15, 2018
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BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Red-winged blackbirds a welcome sign of 'spring'
April 15, 2018 - 8:22am
March 25, 2018
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BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Time for a little 'house' work
March 25, 2018 - 9:25am
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 20, 2018
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: The nobility of our national bird: The bald eagle
February 20, 2018 - 2:52pm
February 11, 2018
River otters in Minnesota. (Michael Furtman via the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources)
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: River otters: Living and playing in Minnesota
February 11, 2018 - 7:02am
January 21, 2018
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BLANE KLEMEK OUTDOORS: Learn the tricks to identify that bird
January 21, 2018 - 9:52am
January 2, 2018
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Welcome to Beaver Territory
January 2, 2018 - 11:18am
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
December 14, 2017
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Snowshoeing is for everyone
December 14, 2017 - 8:30am
December 7, 2017
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Fascinating and deadly shrikes of Minnesota
December 7, 2017 - 8:15am
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