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Birds and Birding in Southeast Michigan
Birding in Southeast Michigan Tips and Guide to Birds and Birding in Southeast Michigan, including information about the Southeast Michigan environment, Trenton Power Plant, food sources, climate, geography, migration patterns, bird species found in the area, hawk watching, best locations for bird watching, rare birds, exotic birds, Waterfowl Festival and Important Bird Areas. Parks, nature areas and preserves for bird watching often include bird checklists and include Lake Erie Metro Park in Brownstown, Pointe Mouilee State Game Area in Rockwood, and Belle Isle Park.

Bird Watching Locations in Metro Detroit
Bird Watching Location in Metro Detroit - List of Bird Watching Locations in Metro Detroit

Public Art in Metro Detroit
Public Art in Metro Detroit - Pictures of Public Art in Metro Detroit, including Poetry and truth in birmingham by John Sauve, Spirit of detroit, Crow's Nest in Ferndale, Apple of My eye in Mt. Clemens, Stanley Cup Trash Can Sculptures in celebration of the Red Wings

How to Advertise or Find Garage and Estate Sales in Detroit
Garage and Estate Sales in Detroit - How to Advertise or Find Garage and Estate Sales in detroit, including yard, moving and furniture sales. Information includes Location and restrictions of Signs, local ordinances, newspaper classifieds, advertisements, online postings, The Detroit News, Free Press, MarketplaceDetroit.com, community weeklies, observer & eccentric newspapers, online postings, Craigslist, Hometownlife.com, maps, photos, and auctions.

Birding in Southeast Michigan: Birds of Prey by Lake Erie and Detroit River
Birds of Prey in Michigan - Hawks, Eagles, Falcons, Vultures and Other Birds of Prey in Michigan along the shores of Lake Erie, Lake St. Clair, the Detroit River and other Important Bird Areas like Lake Erie Metropark in Brownstown and Pointe Mouillee State Game Area. Birds spotted as they slide or soar over thermals include Peregrine Falcons, Turkey Vultures, Broad-winged hawks, Ospreys, Sharp-Shinned Hawks, Northern Goshawks, Red-Shouldered Hawks, Swainson's Hawks, and Bald Eagles.

Birds in Southeast Michigan
Birds in Southeast Michigan - Types of Birds in Southeast Michigan, including the Metro-Detroit area, Lake St. Clair, Lake Erie, the Detroit River, forest and marsh areas. Shorebirds, wading birds and gulls include Avocets, bitterns, cranes, herons, phalaropes, plovers, rails, sandpipers, and terns. Waterfowl include ducks, geese, swans, loons, and scaup. Birds of prey or raptors include hawks, eagles, raptors, vultures, owls and osprey. Perching birds and song birds include blackbirds, bluebirds, buntings, cardinals, chickadees, robins, orioles, sparrows, swallows, thrushes, titmice, wrens, and warblers, as well as Robins, the Michigan State Bird. Other types of birds include woodpeckers, hummingbirds, goatsuckers, and the yellow-billed cuckoo.

Information About Paczki Day in Hamtramck and Detroit
Paczki Day in Hamtramck and Detroit - Information About Paczki Day in Hamtramck and Detroit aka Fat Tuesday, a two-day celebration in Hamtramck in honor of the Paczki, a fried doughnut filled with plum preserves and covered in powdered sugar that originated in Poland but was popularized as Fat Tuesday or Thursday because it used up all the fat...

Monthly Information About Weather and Average Temperatures in Detroit
If you don't like the weather in Detroit, Michigan, wait 10 minutes. That's because we get all four seasons in Detroit and the weather can turn on a dime. To figure out whether you need sunscreen, shorts, snow boots or an umbrella, check out the monthly information about weather and average temperatures in Detroit, Michigan.

December Weather in Detroit
December Weather in Detroit - Average Temperatures and December Weather in Detroit, Michigan, including temperature ranges, high and low records, rain and snow fall, and possibility of sunshine in the winter season.

Spooky Figures, Ufos, Mediums and Ghost Hunters in the Detroit Metro Area
Detroit has some legendary spooky figures, as well as many other paranormal figures that may not be so well known. There are people in Detroit who are interested in them all. Some folks can communicate directly with the ghosts and apparitions, while others spend time investigating them.

November Weather in Detroit
November Weather in Detroit - Average Temperatures and November Weather in Detroit, including average temperature range, high and low records, average snowfall and/or rain, and number of sunshine and cloudy days in the fall season.

October Weather in Detroit
October Weather in Detroit - Average Temperatures and October Weather in Detroit, including average temperature range, high and low records, average rain fall, and number of sunshine and cloudy days marking the Halloween and fall season.

September Weather in Detroit
September Weather in Detroit - Average Temperatures and September Weather in Detroit, including average temperature range, high and low records, average rain fall, and number of sunshine and cloudy days marking the summer and beginning of fall season.

August Weather in Detroit
August Weather in Detroit - Average Temperatures and August Weather in Detroit, including average temperature range, high and low records, average rain fall, and number of sunshine and cloudy days marking the summer season.

July Weather in Detroit
July Weather in Detroit - Average Temperatures and July Weather in Detroit, including average temperature range, high and low records, average rain fall, and number of sunshine and cloudy days marking the summer season.

June Weather in Detroit
June Weather in Detroit - Average Temperatures and June Weather in Detroit, including average temperature range, high and low records, average rain fall, and number of sunshine and cloudy days marking the summer season.

May Weather in Detroit
May Weather in Detroit - Average Temperatures and May Weather in Detroit, including average temperature range, high and low records, average rain fall, and number of sunshine and cloudy days marking spring season.

April Weather in Detroit
April Weather in Detroit - Average Temperatures and April Weather in Detroit, including average temperature range, high and low records, average rain fall, and number of sunshine and cloudy days marking spring season.

March Weather in Detroit
March Weather in Detroit - Average Temperatures and March Weather in Detroit, including average temperature range, high and low records, average snowfall and/or rain, and number of sunshine and cloudy days.

February Weather in Detroit
February Weather in Detroit - Average Temperatures and February Weather in Detroit, including average temperature range, high and low records, average snowfall, and number of sunshine and cloudy days.

January Weather in Detroit
January Weather in Detroit - Average Temperatures and January Weather in Detroit

Paczki Day Memories or Recipes - Share Your Paczki Day Memories or Re…
Paczki Day Memories or Recipes - Share Your Paczki Day Memories or Recipes From Hamtramck and Detroit. The Fat Tuesday Holiday originated in Poland but is best celebrated in Hamtramck with a parade, eating contest, music and dance.

Information About the Legend of the Michigan Dogman
Michigan Dogman - Information About the Legend of the Michigan Dogman, an American werewolf legend. Encounters with and evidence of the creature have been reported throughout northern Michigan and Wisconsin, where the creature is known as the beast of bray road. Linda S. Godfrey of Weird Michigan originally reported the incidents in Elkhorn Wisconsin.

Detroit Ghost Stories - Add Detroit Ghost Stories or Paranorm…
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What is Metro Paranormal Investigations?
Metro Paranormal Investigations - What is Metro Paranormal Investigations? A ghost-hunting organization located in Macomb County in the Metro-Detroit area.

What is the Local Detroit Time?
Local Detroit Time - What is the Local Detroit Time? Michigan is in the Eastern Time Zone and participates in Daylight Savings Time. What time is it in Michigan? Link to local Detroit time.

List of Detroit Historical Figures
There are many people in Detroit's long and varied history that helped to shape the city and its surrounding communities. While some people affected the city directly, other people simply lent the Detroit area prestige through their achievements.

Detroit TV Icons of the 1960s and 1970s
Growing up in Detroit meant developing a love for Sander's hot fudge, riding the boat to Bob-Lo and knowing the TV channel line up backwards and forwards -- all seven channels of programming. As any Detroiter will tell you, certain local TV characters and personalities stole the show.

Famous People from the Metro Detroit Area
Whether they are famous or infamous, these people helped put Detroit on the map.

Profile of Detroit Historical Figure Rosa Parks
Detroit Historical Figure Rosa Parks - Profile of Detroit Historical Figure Rosa Parks, the mother of the civil rights movement

Profile of Detroit Historical Figure Henry Ford
Historical Figure Henry Ford - Profile of Detroit Historical Figure Henry Ford, King of the Automobile and inventor of the moving assembly line.

Profile of a Detroit Ghost Hunters Organization
Detroit Ghost Hunters - Profile of a Detroit Ghost Hunters organization, Metro Paranormal Institute. The paranormal investigators visit locations with reports of ghost stories, sightings or other other paranormal activity.

Eminem's Detroit Roots
Profile of Eminem's 8 Mile Roots in Detroit, including background information about Marshall Bruce Mathers III, M&M and Slim Shady

Detroit's Bill Bonds
Profile of a news anchor who wasn't afraid to show he was human.

Detroit's Bozo the Clown
Profile of a clown among clowns. Art Cervi was the man beneath the makeup in Detroit.

Bike Club: Schwinn Cruiser
"Dedicated to old Fat-Tire bikes and their old Fat-tire riders." The club plans several events throughout the year and throughout the Metro Detroit Area, including picnics, parties, parades and shows.

Ski Club: Skiwi Ski & Social
Skiing is only part of the offerings. The Skiwi club puts more emphasis on the social, hosting everything from featherbowling to theater nights. Members are also into every type of sport imaginable. Meetings are held in Madison Heights.

Singles Meetup in Metro Detroit
Meetup.com lists several different singles clubs/events in the Detroit Metro Area. There is something for everyone, including Table-for-Eight, single parent and sailing singles groups.

Metro Detroit Seniors
The website includes events, activities, news and recourses for seniors living in the Metro Detroit Area.

List of Public Gardens in Metro Detroit
Public Gardens in Metro Detroit - List of Public Gardens in Metro Detroit in Southeast Michigan, including the University of Michigan’s Matthaei Botanical Gardens and Nichols Arboretum in Ann Arbor, The Belle Isle Botanical Society and Anna Scripps Whitcomb Conservatory, the Cranbrook House and Gardens in Bloomfield Hills, The Henry Ford Estate, Fair Lane in Dearborn, the Edsel and Eleanor Ford…

Profile of the Social Club Successfully Single in Detroit
Successfully Single in Detroit - Profile of the Social Club Successfully Single in Detroit

Guide for Singles in Detroit
Singles in Detroit - Guide for Singles in Detroit, including resources, information, statistics, best neighborhoods for single people, bars, restaurants, parks, social clubs, organizations, places to meet people, recreation activities, sports, interests, church and religious groups, support groups and other events and things to do.

History of the Bayview Port Huron to Mackinac Race
History of the Bayview Port Huron to Mackinac Race, including information about courses and routes, as well as changes and additions over the years.

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