Waubun Wildlife Management Area

 

Habitat: Tallgrass prairie, cattail/sedge marsh, wet meadow.

 

Best Times To Visit: April through June.

 

Birds To Look For: Northern Harrier, Greater Prairie-Chicken, Yellow Rail, Sandhill Crane, prairie sparrows including Nelson’s Sharp-tailed.

 

Notes For Birding The Area: Rails may not be present during dry years. Foot traffic permitted. Waterproof footgear recommended.

 

Contact: Wildlife Area Manager, MN DNR, 14583 Cty. Hwy. 19, Detroit Lakes, MN 56502, (218) 847-1578. www.dnr.state.mn.us