SweetWater is located near the
Lake Alexander Woods Scientific and Natural Area (SNA)
with almost 2,000 acres of undisturbed nature. Check out
the DNR's website to get all the information on visiting the SNA.
Brainerd Bird Guiding Service - Judd
Brink brings 20+ years of birding experience in Minnesota and
the Midwest. His
service is available for individual or small
groups who want to observe and learn about birds in the Brainerd
Lakes Area. Bird Guided tours are also available for guests of
resorts and B&B's in the area. Past experience
includes working with the U.S. Fish and Wildlife service for 5
years as a Wildlife Technician, With two summers as a tour guide
with the Kirtland Warbler Recovery Project in Grayling, MI.
Judd's web site is
Birds sighted at SweetWater
A number of loon families nest
on Fish Trap Lake
Mother with her young
Young loon in August, the markings are not defined.
Feeding - getting
ready for the fall migration.
American Robin Rose-breasted Ruby-Throated
They love the
Baltimore OrioleBlack-capped Chickadee
Great Blue Heron Pileated