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April 17, 2019
Female siblings, Jillian and Mirka, are part of the new Eurasian lynx exhibit at the Red River Zoo in Fargo. Special to The Forum / Red River Zoo
ROBIN HUEBNER REPORTS: Red River Zoo welcomes two new 'spectacular creatures'
21 hours 28 sec ago
April 3, 2019
Tundra swans are just one species of birds that will take advantage of flooded fields in the area during migration. Expect staggering numbers of waterfowl to be in the area during the coming days. Keith Corliss
Flight Lines: A birder's yin to landowner's yang
April 3, 2019 - 8:54am
March 6, 2019
Birders attending the Potholes and Prairie Birding Festival in Carrington look for grassland species in the early morning light. Held annually for many years, the 2019 festival has been cancelled for lack of enrollment. Photo by Keith Corliss.
Flight Lines: Birders not immune to group declines
March 6, 2019 - 6:59am
February 7, 2019
Hunter classes scheduled in West Fargo
February 7, 2019 - 3:21pm
February 6, 2019
Normally found in the Eastern Hemisphere, this brambling has been present at a rural Becker County property for several weeks. Photo by Torre Hovick.
Rare bird shows a flair for wandering
February 6, 2019 - 5:39am
January 2, 2019
The aptly named Gossamer Albratross is seen here during test flights prior to making a successful crossing of the English Channel in 1979.
Photo courtesy of NASA
Flight Lines: Naming aircraft after birds, a natural
January 2, 2019 - 12:37pm
December 12, 2018
The crow-sized pileated woodpecker is well adapted to winter conditions in the north. By Keith Corliss.
Countering the cold: birds' winter strategies
December 12, 2018 - 9:54am
November 29, 2018
Ross Fraboni of Duluth rides his bike through a Duluth intersection on his way to work. Clint Austin / Forum News Service
Cyclists, pedestrians and roller skiers say disrespectful, dangerous drivers are common
November 29, 2018 - 7:27pm
November 8, 2018
Chris and Susan Felege of rural Manvel, N.D., hunt in the North Dakota Badlands with their daughter, 9-month-old Kaylee. Special to The Forumplay button
ROBIN HUEBNER REPORTS: North Dakota couple brings baby along for the hunt
November 8, 2018 - 5:25pm
September 5, 2018
A newer, updated version of the Cass-Clay bird checklist should be out in a few weeks.Special to the Pioneerplay button
New area bird checklist in the works
September 5, 2018 - 7:16am
August 15, 2018
Linda and Lynn Paulson's yard,258 30th Ave E., is Yard of the Month for the August. Special to the Pioneer
Yard of the month
August 15, 2018 - 6:49am
August 7, 2018
A man speaks at a town hall hosted by Congressman Kevin Cramer to facilitate a discussion with the U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.
Commentary: U.S. Fish & Wildlife changes policy on use of armed personnel after complaints at Cramer town hall
August 7, 2018 - 11:12am
August 1, 2018
A mute swan (left, with orange bill) in southwest Cass County last week marks the second instance of this exotic invader in the state of North Dakota. To the right is a tundra swan, a common migrant but  rare summering bird. By Noah Kuck/Special to the Pioneerplay button
Flight Lines VIDEO: Mute swan, will it establish here?
August 1, 2018 - 6:42am
July 25, 2018
Common merganser ducklings follow Mama in late June on Lake Bemidji. Photo by Brent Cizek.
Photographer's image of ducklings on Lake Bemidji goes viral, draws national attention
July 25, 2018 - 6:09pm
July 8, 2018
A moose approaches a wildlife crossing south of Williston. North Dakota Game and Fish Department photo
More wildlife crossings proposed for Highway 85 expansion in western ND
July 8, 2018 - 9:01am