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Red River Valley Fair
Flight Lines: Beautiful volume worth a spot on shelf
Flight Lines: Feathers and leaves comparable
Flight Lines: Riding Mountain, the other nearby national park
Flight Lines: Rest easy birders, the future is bright
Flight Lines with VIDEO: Willet's scientific name changed
Paul W. Fee
Mary M. Stautz
Madelyn R. Kitzan
Shawn D. Faller
Kimberly Jo Jackson
December 19, 2012
Local bird group sets North Dakota record
The potluck dinner was finished, most had already exited into the frosty still air last Saturday when I, too, thanked our hostess and made my...
December 19, 2012 - 12:00am
December 5, 2012
Understated birds reflect nature of prairie landscape
Not surprisingly, the most recent issue of Living Bird News features a bird photograph on its cover, two birds actually. Captured by photographer...
December 5, 2012 - 12:00am
November 21, 2012
Odd bill keeps bird searching for food
Every once in a while, a keen observer will spot an obvious flaw in the seemingly error-free world of bird morphology. Maybe it's a missing toe...
November 21, 2012 - 12:00am
November 7, 2012
Northern birds being seen with regularity
Early November, the time of year when things in the world of birding are waning considerably. Nothing is nesting, very few birds are singing,...
November 7, 2012 - 12:00am
October 24, 2012
Rusty blackbird, water-loving migrant
Certain groups of birds seem to invite a degree of lumping by the public when it comes to their descriptions. It's not to fault observers necessarily;...
October 24, 2012 - 12:00am
October 17, 2012
A slower approach to bird-watching
I'm typically not a person to sit still when it comes to being in the out-of-doors. Fly-fishing was a sport which occupied a significant portion...
October 17, 2012 - 12:00am
September 26, 2012
In dry times, try offering water to birds
It's called the "universal solvent," if I can maintain the thin threads of foggy memory from high school science class; so named for its unparalleled...
September 26, 2012 - 12:00am
September 12, 2012
Arctic-nesting shorebird passes by on its way to Argentina
From a still and benign assemblage of cluttered stones, plants, and grass, a pale form moves haltingly. Soon it becomes apparent to the onlooker...
September 12, 2012 - 12:00am
August 29, 2012
Persistence produces two alpine bird species
Several winters ago I found myself in Colorado just a stone's throw from Guanella Pass. This location - aaccording to Holt's A Birder's Guide...
August 29, 2012 - 12:00am
August 15, 2012
Lowly ants play important natural role
Motel maids are not usually considered integral to the success or failure of an economy. Likewise perhaps, the garbage worker, the septic tank...
August 15, 2012 - 12:00am
August 1, 2012
Many benefits evident in growing wild plants
It all starts with green plants. They are the direct beneficiaries of the sun's benevolent and life-giving rays, magically, silently divining...
August 1, 2012 - 12:00am
July 18, 2012
Two midsummer reads worth your time
I buy more books than I read. I'd like to think I will get around to them all at one point in my life but let's be realistic, I won't. Two things...
July 18, 2012 - 12:00am
July 4, 2012
Flight Lines: Eurasian species shows up, but is it welcome?
Mention the phrase "invasive species" in the presence of a biologist and she'll usually respond with elevated blood pressure, a knitted brow,...
July 4, 2012 - 12:00am
June 27, 2012
Open Season: Subtle start to dog training
My dog's breeder, Jeff Jalbert of Top Shelf Kennels in Horace, gave me a sideways glance as he set down his Busch Light on the polished wooden...
June 27, 2012 - 12:00am
Local dog training club to host youth hunt, outdoors day
The Red River Valley Chapter of the North American Versatile Hunting Dog Association (NAVHDA) is offering a unique opportunity for area youths. The...
June 27, 2012 - 12:00am