Tweet of the Day

by BBC · · · · 25 subscribers

Discover birds through their songs and calls. Each Tweet of the Day begins with a call or song, followed by a story of fascinating ornithology inspired by the sound.

Matt Merritt, editor of British Birdwatching magazine, revels in the call of the curlew.
Matt Merritt, editor of British Birdwatching magazine, revels in the call of the curlew.
Andy Clements is entranced by the song of the garden warbler.
Andy Clements is entranced by the song of the garden warbler.
Sarah Harris recalls the excitement of watching clouds of migrating blackbirds arrive.
Sarah Harris recalls the excitement of watching clouds of migrating blackbirds arrive.
Nick Moran on the Heron March 14, 2018
Nick Moran describes the excitement of recording the nocturnal flight calls of herons.
Nick Moran on the Heron March 14, 2018
Nick Moran describes the excitement of recording the nocturnal flight calls of herons.
Jennifer Border recalls how looking for whinchats resulted in a broken road sign.
Jennifer Border recalls how looking for whinchats resulted in a broken road sign.
Andy Clements is captivated by the excited chatter of pink-footed geese.
Andy Clements is captivated by the excited chatter of pink-footed geese.
Naturalist and environmentalist Chris Baines watches nuthatches in his garden.
Naturalist and environmentalist Chris Baines watches nuthatches in his garden.
Naturalist and environmentalist Chris Baines enjoys great spotted woodpeckers.
Naturalist and environmentalist Chris Baines enjoys great spotted woodpeckers.
Naturalist and environmentalist Chris Baines listens to competing Song Thrushes.
Naturalist and environmentalist Chris Baines listens to competing Song Thrushes.
Naturalist and environmentalist Chris Baines is captivated by the tiny Goldcrest.
Naturalist and environmentalist Chris Baines is captivated by the tiny Goldcrest.