Birding By Ear

How to Start Identifying Birds by Their Songs and Calls

How to Start Identifying Birds by Their Songs and Calls

— Part one in our new series to help you build your birding skills—and love of birds—by learning how to bird by ear.
A Beginner’s Guide to Common Bird Sounds and What They Mean

A Beginner’s Guide to Common Bird Sounds and What They Mean

— Part two of our new series to help you build your birding skills—and love of birds—by learning how to bird by ear.
How to Memorize Bird Songs by Using Mental Images

How to Memorize Bird Songs by Using Mental Images

— Part three of our new series to help you build your birding skills—and love of birds—by learning how to bird by ear.
Why Knowing Your Local Bird Sounds Is the Key to Unlocking New IDs

Why Knowing Your Local Bird Sounds Is the Key to Unlocking New IDs

— Part four of our new series to help you build your birding skills—and love of birds—by learning how to bird by ear.
Start Using Spectrograms to “Read” Bird Songs and Calls

Start Using Spectrograms to “Read” Bird Songs and Calls

— Part five of our new series to help you build your birding skills—and love of birds—by learning how to bird by ear.
Are You Listening to a Bird Mimic or the Real Deal?

Are You Listening to a Bird Mimic or the Real Deal?

— Part six of our new series to help you build your birding skills—and love of birds—by learning how to bird by ear.
Learn Your Local Birds’ Regional “Accents”

Learn Your Local Birds’ Regional “Accents”

— Part seven of our new series to help you build your birding skills—and love of birds—by learning how to bird by ear.
Listen—Birds Aren’t the Only Ones Singing

Listen—Birds Aren’t the Only Ones Singing

— Part eight of our new series to help you build your birding skills—and love of birds—by learning how to bird by ear.