Tweet of the Day

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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.

Joe Acheson on the Wren Feb. 19, 2018
For Joe Acheson, slowing down the song of the wren sounds like gibbons in the rainforest.
Joe Acheson on the Wren Feb. 19, 2018
For Joe Acheson, slowing down the song of the wren sounds like gibbons in the rainforest.
Ecologist Penny Anderson discovers a garden warbler singing in her garden.
Ecologist Penny Anderson discovers a garden warbler singing in her garden.
Ecologist Penny Anderson describes the flamboyant ducks that visit her garden.
Ecologist Penny Anderson describes the flamboyant ducks that visit her garden.
Penny Anderson watches herons in her garden as they steal frogs from her ponds.
Penny Anderson watches herons in her garden as they steal frogs from her ponds.
Penny Anderson had to stop work on her house when the spotted flycatchers moved in.
Penny Anderson had to stop work on her house when the spotted flycatchers moved in.
Penny Anderson introduces the red grouse, a bird whose call always makes her laugh.
Penny Anderson introduces the red grouse, a bird whose call always makes her laugh.
Mike Toms describes his encounters with tawny owls in Thetford Forest in Norfolk.
Mike Toms describes his encounters with tawny owls in Thetford Forest in Norfolk.
Ben Darvill recalls his first encounter with a common rosefinch.
Ben Darvill recalls his first encounter with a common rosefinch.
Dave Leech describes his excitement on finding the nest of a water rail.
Dave Leech describes his excitement on finding the nest of a water rail.
Bonita Johnson recalls watching a pair of battling robins.
Bonita Johnson recalls watching a pair of battling robins.