BirdNote

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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.

Series

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8 Pieces

Grouse is a show about the most controversial bird in the West and what it can teach us about hope, compromise and life in rural America.

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4 Pieces

A podcast about answering the call to protect the birds and places we love…

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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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6 Pieces

Gordon Hempton has mastered the art of truly listening. He’s known as the Sound Tracker. His recordings and books have made him an international expert on the beauty and importance of undisturbed, natural soundscapes. Throughout this series, you’ll hear soundscapes that will immerse you in incredible places and help you become a better listener.

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8 Pieces

For those of us sheltering in place, it can feel like the walls are closing in. But our host Gordon Hempton's work as an acoustic ecologist can teach us something vitally important about transcending troubling times: sound can set us free. All we need to do is listen.


Pieces

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We end our journey in Thaidene Nëné, a protected area spanning 6.5 million acres that’s home to billions of birds.

  • Added: Jan 11, 2021
  • Length: 31:03
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A proposed port expansion in the Fraser River Estuary has community members standing up for shorebirds.

  • Added: Jan 11, 2021
  • Length: 30:38
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We head to Idaho in search of grassland birds, including the elegant Long-billed Curlew.

  • Added: Jan 11, 2021
  • Length: 31:54
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The series begins on the Pribilof Islands — tiny chunks of land in the middle of the Bering Sea — and home to nesting seabirds in summer.

Bought by WYAP


  • Added: Jan 11, 2021
  • Length: 26:59
  • Purchases: 1
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In the final episode of Grouse, host Ashley Ahearn returns to a lek in Washington with biologist Michael Schroeder and finds it scorched by recent ...

  • Added: Jan 11, 2021
  • Length: 28:42
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Environmentalists and politicians love the phrase “common ground.” In the latest episode of Grouse, host Ashley Ahearn explores the role of comprom...

  • Added: Jan 11, 2021
  • Length: 24:30
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No matter how we feel about it, the natural gas industry is an important player in our national energy supply — and the future of sage-grouse. Can ...

  • Added: Jan 11, 2021
  • Length: 21:29
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What can the Greater Sage-Grouse teach us about our relationships with the Earth and one another? Ashley Ahearn turns to Wilson Wewa, an elder of t...

  • Added: Jan 11, 2021
  • Length: 22:59
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Can we have beef and sage-grouse? Host Ashley Ahearn talks with scientists trying to answer that question — and an Idaho cattle rancher who’s findi...

  • Added: Jan 11, 2021
  • Length: 24:58
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Wildfire is destroying millions of acres of sage-grouse habitat across the west. Ashley heads to Nevada to meet people who are fighting to help sag...

  • Added: Jan 11, 2021
  • Length: 20:37