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Lighting up the night
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Assessing nature not always clear-cut
Personal journeys now shared on website
Flight lines: Staying connected with birds and those who watch them
Flight Lines: Difficult conditions don't stop local bird count; local birders take part in hemisphere-wide census
Cook: Some days just require a fire
Marcella Mae Heiden
Beverly Fern Lien
February 12, 2017
Always in Season: Could there be ravens?
GRAND FORKS—The question is back: Could there be ravens? It's a question for two reasons. Veteran birder David Lambeth raised it in a post...
February 12, 2017 - 9:00am
February 1, 2017
Personal journeys now shared on website
A funny thing happened on New Year's Day. Oh sure, a lot of people woke up with foggy heads after a long night of end-of-year revelry to see...
February 1, 2017 - 7:04am
December 16, 2016
Britain confirms bird flu outbreak at turkey farm in eastern England
LONDON—The H5N8 bird flu strain has been found at a turkey farm in Lincolnshire, eastern England, Britain's agriculture department said...
December 16, 2016 - 12:59pm
October 26, 2016
Flight Lines: Ranges not static, never have been
There is a mistake commonly committed by birdwatchers of all stripes, particularly those just starting out. That is treating the species range...
October 26, 2016 - 5:27am
October 11, 2016
Zen and the art of hawk watching: Identifying migrating raptors always a challenge
When the inevitable chilly breeze from the north shows up in September, I get the same urge every year. The urge to find a spot with a broad...
October 11, 2016 - 10:18am
August 24, 2016
Flight Lines: Feathers and leaves comparable
It was one of those fortunate moments last week when a person gets the opportunity to stop and fully inhale his surroundings, however brief it...
August 24, 2016 - 10:59am
August 10, 2016
Flight Lines: Riding Mountain, the other nearby national park
It had been on my radar for many years. Like all those big, green, inviting splotches found while poring over maps, Riding Mountain National...
August 10, 2016 - 8:03am
July 27, 2016
Flight Lines: Rest easy birders, the future is bright
"Hey, Keith. Hey, Keith," the voice on the other side of the fence shouted. "Guess what we saw today? A green heron," said Clay Schultze, excitedly...
July 27, 2016 - 7:16am
July 14, 2016
Flight Lines with VIDEO: Willet's scientific name changed
They did it to us again. After savoring the beautiful scientific name Catoptrophorus semipalmatus for more than 200 years, scientists have seen...
July 14, 2016 - 8:00am
June 29, 2016
Flight Lines: Bug hunter declining in numbers
If anyone has had the chance to see one of the three North American ptarmigan (Lagopus sp.) species in the wild, you know what I'm talking about...
June 29, 2016 - 7:03am
June 15, 2016
Video: Meadowlark recognized as symbol of west
I wasn't around when the debate took place in Bismarck to determine just what bird would represent the great state of North Dakota as its avian...
June 15, 2016 - 8:00am
May 3, 2016
Flight Lines: Bird watchers aren't creepers
Earlier this month word spread of a rare bird showing up at a residence in the town of Leeds, N. D. It had been years since someone had seen...
May 3, 2016 - 1:59pm
December 30, 2015
Flight Lines: Hybrids seen in bird families
To this very day, I have never seen a cinnamon teal (Anas cyanoptera) in Cass County. Mind you, it’s not for lack of looking. Every spring...
December 30, 2015 - 12:45am
December 9, 2015
Flight Lines: Aquatic river bird missing from North Dakota list
There exists a small, grayish, toy-like bird with penguin-esque habits not in a fairytale, but in and around rushing streams of the far north...
December 9, 2015 - 1:00am
October 28, 2015
Flight Lines: Rarity not simply defined; Uncommon depending on circumstance; Defining rara avis
Rara avis. This Latin phrase, and many others like it, is encountered with some frequency in written English. As is the case with many Latin...
October 28, 2015 - 1:43am