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Checklist of Minnesota Birds
by Bob Ekblad
Field Checklist of Minnesota Birds

Hard copy field checklists
available from Bob Ekblad
  • Updated using the latest AOS/ABA species order & names
    • The 58th supplement AOS update was published July 2017 (the ABA uses the AOS order)
  • Includes the latest changes in status (Regular and Casual) made by the Minnesota Ornithologists' Union Records Committee (MOURC)
    • Includes all 315 Regular and 39 Casual species now on the Minnesota state bird list
    • MOURC reviews sighting records and updates the species status every 5 years (based on the previous 10 year sightings)
  • Headings are included for all family divisions
  • Arranged in 6 columns of bird species (3 per side)
column 1 shown here  --->
  • There are seven boxes per each species for keeping track of bird sightings by area or by date
  • Z-folded on 8-1/2"x11" heavyweight (65#) paper
  • Prices include shipping within the USA
    • 200 for $50
    • 100 for $30
    •   50 for $18
    •   25 for $10
    •   10 for   $6

Bob Ekblad
5737 Sherri Dr  NW
Byron, MN  55920

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Minnesota Bird Checklist

  • Please submit reports of sightings of Accidental, Casual or more difficult to find Regular species to the MOU listserv
  • Please document sightings of birds listed as Accidental or Casual to to the Minnesota Ornithologists' Union Records Committee (MOURC).
  • MOU Records Committee (MOURC) criteria for species designation
  • Regular Accepted record in at least 8 of previous 10 years
    Casual Accepted record in 3 to 8 of previous 10 years
    Accidental Accepted record in less than 4 of previous 10 years