Birding Capital proposal dead duck for now

By LAUREN GENTILE
Capital News Service
LANSING – Nobody’s talking about designating the small Thumb village of Pigeon as Michigan’s birding capital. Or Eagle Harbor on the Keweenaw Peninsula. Or Hawks, northwest of Alpena. Or even Eagle, located west of Lansing. But Iosco County would become the state’s birding capital under a legislative proposal that’s a dead duck – at least for this year.