(Posted by Mike North <michael.north...> via moumn.org)
Saw-whet owls: March 7-8, one photographed in Pillsbury SF by Ron Miles, one photographed at Ten Mile Lake by Don Hoppe; March 9-10, one dead in woodpile at Baby Lake near Hackensack, one dead in yard in Baxter. Must be starving due to mice and shrews being under deep snow.
Eastern Bluebirds: 3 reported by Ron Miles in Pillsbury SF March 12.
Bald Eagles: returning to nest sites up north (near Hackensack, Bemidji)