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Be a Better Birder: How to Identify Bird Songs

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Be a Better Birder: How to Identify Bird Songs

From the Cornell Lab of Ornithology.

Master techniques for identifying bird songs that you can apply to learning the birds in your area.

  • Build skills using exclusive learning tools
  • Practice identify birds using real soundscapes
  • Get expert birding-by-ear tips from Cornell Lab staff

What's Inside:

Travel across the country exploring real soundscapes with Dr. Sarah Wagner as your guide. She’ll introduce you to an exciting variety of wild voices and bring in Cornell Lab experts to teach you tips and tricks for learning to identify them. You’ll explore 7 natural soundscapes and get to know 18 featured birds before unleashing your new listening skills on a mystery soundscape. You’ll watch field clips of birds singing, get to know their songs, and then learn to recognize them in context with our Bird Song Spotlight tool.

Completion Time:

3 hrs estimated

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