On our latest show: The Birdist offers tips on taking kids out birding; Mike O’Connor talks about robins in winter; and we meet the spectacular “Shirt-tail Bird.”
On our latest show: How birds survive snowstorms; the growing phenomenon of Forest Bathing; and should we shoot birds at airports?
On our latest show: Why butterflies are important to birds…and humans. Plus we meet a bird that sleeps in the snow, and Mike celebrates the joys of suet.
On our latest show: a great new interactive way to learn about birds; why the Florida Scrub-Jay and its relatives are so friendly; and how to keep your bird bath from freezing over this winter.
On today’s show: what plastic bags are doing to birds…and people; a cardinal/red-tail encounter; and a Florida Scrub-Jay lands on Mike’s head (true).
On our latest show: More on our new photo contest; The Birdist's New Year's Resolutions; and Mike hunts for the Florida Scrub-Jay.
27-year-old Christian Hagenlocher saw 752 species of birds in his 2016 Big Year, and he tells us all about on today's show. Also today: details of our 2017 Talkin’ Birds Photo Contest, and “Bird Feeder Envy” with our man Mike O’Connor.
On today's show: Operation Migration, a Tall Texan, and New Year's Resolutions for birders.
Today's "Best of Talkin' Birds" show features Hummingbirds, Whooping Cranes, and birds of Hawaii. Happy Holidays!
On today’s show: Marshmallows vs. Cranberries — the best Christmas bird treats. Plus, a live report from a Christmas Bird Count, and a bird with an astounding memory.
On today's show: What's really going on out there at your bird feeders? And, what are the best gifts for the birders on your list? We have some answers!
On today's show: CAT WARS - The Devastating Consequences of a Cuddly Killer. Plus, we meet the "Swamp Chicken," and learn about feeding pumpkin seeds to your backyard birds.
On today's show: We learn a secret for finding cool birds. Plus, we hear about a great idea called All Persons Trails, and we meet the "Buffalo Head."
On today's show: Turkey myths shattered; great binocular and scope advice; and why birds love organic wine.
On our latest show: Can you watch seabirds without going to sea? The Birdist says Yes! And can you prevent birds from crashing into your windows? The Birdwatcher’s General Store’s Mike O’Connor says Maybe! Hear about those topics and many more right here: Talkinbirds.com/archive
On our latest show: The bird that (almost) never lands; the incredible nature sounds of the Macaulay Library; and North America's feistiest bird.
The beautiful Calliope Hummingbird is featured on our latest show, along with hummingbird expert Dr. Ross Hawkins from the Hummingbird Society in Sedona, Arizona. Hear it here:
On today's show: Turning your yard into a wildlife magnet; another dinosaur-bird connection; and we meet the Water Witch.
Our latest show is a remote broadcast from Yosemite National Park in California. We talk about birds, bird research, and the magic of this amazing 750,000 acre natural wonderland.
On today’s show: We get surprising stats from The Birdist; a winter finch forecast from the Birdwatcher’s store; and scary sounds from a radical raptor.