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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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In July, the female Rufous Hummingbird has fledged her first two nestlings and is just about to fledge another. The chick is now as big as its moth...

Bought by 'The Sea', Robin Hood Radio/ WHDD AM 1020/FM 91.9-WLHV FM 88.1 /WGHQ AM 920, and WAMC Northeast Public Radio


  • Added: Jun 23, 2020
  • Length: 01:45
  • Purchases: 3
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In the desert Southwest, water can be scarce. Yet some birds, like this Black-throated Sparrow, thrive in a scorching landscape. The birds obtain m...

Bought by Robin Hood Radio/ WHDD AM 1020/FM 91.9-WLHV FM 88.1 /WGHQ AM 920


  • Added: Jun 23, 2020
  • Length: 01:45
  • Purchases: 1
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If long migratory flights are amazing, what goes on inside a bird’s body during those flights seems absolutely astonishing. To store fat, birds may...

Bought by 'The Sea' and WYAP


  • Added: May 27, 2020
  • Length: 01:45
  • Purchases: 2
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Although the American Crow may seem blasé about pillaging another bird's nest, it regards a threat to its own young as a punishable offense. To pro...

Bought by 'The Sea' and WYAP


  • Added: May 27, 2020
  • Length: 01:45
  • Purchases: 2
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These days we're hearing the song of the Olive-sided Flycatcher less often. Clear-cutting and fire suppression in forests, along with acid rain, ha...

Bought by 'The Sea' and WYAP


  • Added: May 27, 2020
  • Length: 01:45
  • Purchases: 2
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Northern Mockingbirds can learn to mimic the sounds of just about any bird. They mimic to show off, not to deceive. But this Thick-billed Euphonia,...

Bought by 'The Sea'


  • Added: May 27, 2020
  • Length: 01:45
  • Purchases: 1
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Band-tailed Pigeons are found mostly in low-altitude forests. Though about the size of city pigeons, they can be shy and sometimes hard to see. Str...

Bought by 'The Sea'


  • Added: May 27, 2020
  • Length: 01:45
  • Purchases: 1
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In 1987, when Project FeederWatch began, Evening Grosbeaks were among the most common birds at birdfeeders during the Northeast winter. Now they're...

Bought by 'The Sea'


  • Added: May 27, 2020
  • Length: 01:45
  • Purchases: 1
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A male American Golden-Plover proclaims its nesting territory with an aerial display known as the "butterfly flight." After flying up 50 feet, the ...

Bought by 'The Sea'


  • Added: May 27, 2020
  • Length: 01:45
  • Purchases: 1
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Male Northern Cardinals, Scarlet Tanagers, and House Finches all have striking red plumage that’s thought to play a role in attracting mates. Males...

Bought by 'The Sea'


  • Added: May 27, 2020
  • Length: 01:45
  • Purchases: 1