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Escape the daily grind and immerse yourself in the natural world. Rich in imagery, sound, and information, BirdNote inspires you to notice the world around you. Join us for daily two-minute stories about birds, the environment, and more.

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8 Pieces

Alex Chadwick heads to Southwest Texas to find out just what it is that draws people to Big Bend, one of the most remote national parks in the entire United States.


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Sitting on a piling, wings outstretched, the Double-crested Cormorant looks like a black Celtic cross. Cormorants dive from the water's surface, pu...

  • Added: Mar 23, 2020
  • Length: 01:45
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Over the years, BirdNote has paid tribute to people who improve the lives of birds. We find inspiration in the efforts of stewards such as Jim Brow...

  • Added: Mar 23, 2020
  • Length: 01:45
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When humans ride a skateboard or snowboard or surf a wave, most prefer the same foot forward every time. A new study finds that Ospreys, too, often...

  • Added: Mar 23, 2020
  • Length: 01:45
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It's April, and godwits are on their way north. They have wintered along the coasts, including the Texas Gulf Coast, and along the Pacific from Cal...

  • Added: Mar 23, 2020
  • Length: 01:45
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April 26th is the birthday of John James Audubon - flamboyant, groundbreaking artist, dedicated observer, adventurer, and writer. John James Audubo...

  • Added: Mar 23, 2020
  • Length: 01:45
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Hoping to attract hummingbirds to your yard or balcony? One way is to grow native plants. Native plants provide cover, and they offer nectar in spr...

  • Added: Mar 23, 2020
  • Length: 01:45
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The month of April inspires poets, sometimes with contradictory results. Poet TS Eliot describes April as "the cruelest month." Shakespeare strikes...

  • Added: Mar 23, 2020
  • Length: 01:45
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It’s basic black with an inelegant voice. It nests in places we rarely visit. And in relative obscurity, the Rusty Blackbird has suffered one of th...

  • Added: Mar 23, 2020
  • Length: 01:45
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Northern Bobwhite ... Evening Grosbeaks ... Boreal Chickadees ... Common Terns ... and Northern Pintails, like this one ... the populations of all ...

  • Added: Mar 23, 2020
  • Length: 01:45
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Because she’s blind, Emily K. Michael experiences birds through their songs and calls. As a birder and poet, she describes hearing three Northern C...

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  • Added: Mar 23, 2020
  • Length: 01:45
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