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Birds :: Michigan Birds
- Checklist of Michigan birds, RB Payne 1986
- Birds of the E.S.
George Reserve, Livingston Co., MI (on-line list from the field research station of the Museum of Zoology)
- Historical Lists of Michigan Birds
- Thomas Nuttall, 1810. Nuttall's Travels
into the old Northwest-- an unpublished 1810 diary, by J. E. Graustein, Chronica Botanica 14(1/2):61-65,81-82, 1952.
- Abram Sager, 1839, Report of the Zoologist of Geological Survey
- John E. Cabot, 1850, Report of the Birds Collected and Observed at Lake Superior.
- Charles Fox, 1853-4, The Birds of Michigan
- Manly Miles, 1861, A Catalog of the Mammals, Birds, Reptiles and Mollusks, of Michigan
- Alfred H. Boies, 1875, Cataloge of the Birds ascertained to occur in Southern Michigan
- Morris Gibbs, 1879, Annotated List of the Birds of Michigan
- Joseph B. Steere, 1880, A list of the Mammals and Birds of Ann Arbor and Vicinity.
- Adolphe B. Covert, 1881, Annotated List of the Birds and Mammals of Washtenaw County, Michigan
- Michigan Bird Conservation Initiative a consortium of groups working to conserve Michian birds
- FAQ list for Birders@umich.edu (SE Michigan
birder's group; included directions for joining)
- Michigan Birding Home Page (includes e-mail groups,
Michigan birding organizations, local Audubon Societies, bird reports)
- Michigan Bird Records Committee (includes photos of rarities)
- Michigan Birds Record Committee Checklist of Michigan
Birds information on rarities (a project of the Rouge River Bird Observatory)
- Rouge River Bird Observatory (Dearborn, southeast MI)
- Michigan Audubon Society (includes information on Kirtland's Warblers, Piping Plovers)
- Washtenaw Audubon Society Ann Arbor area--schedules of meetings and field trips.
- Lake Erie Crossroads birding web site (birdwatching areas on western Lake Erie, St. Clair River)
- Whitefish Point Bird Observatory (Upper Peninsula)
- Michigan Area Birds
- Manitou Island Bird Survey (migration in Lake Superior)
- Kirtland's Warbler Festival Information (held every spring by Kirtland Community College)
- U.S. Forest Service Kirtland's Warbler page (see for information on the warbler, tours, etc.)
- Michigan Dept. Nat. Resources- maps of State Game Areas & Wildlife Areas (requires Adobe Acrobat Reader)