Spring also marks the return of migratory birds. Fergus Falls is located in the “fly zone.” Three biomes meet here – tallgrass prairie, deciduous forest and coniferous forest. Fergus Fall is the southernmost community on the Pine to Prairie Birding Trail
– which connects into Manitoba. Viewing blinds are available if you’d like to watch the splendor of the Greater Prairie Chicken ritual dance and booming. The Prairie Wetlands Learning Center provides environmental education – with indoor classrooms, labs, visitor center and gift shop. There are four miles of walking trails, two observation scope and 325 acres of native prairie (and 28 wetlands)!