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.

Andy Clements is entranced by the mournful spirit-rising sound of the golden plover.
Andy Clements is entranced by the mournful spirit-rising sound of the golden plover.
Environmentalist Tony Juniper recalls the popularity of linnets in his childhood.
Environmentalist Tony Juniper recalls the popularity of linnets in his childhood.
Environmentalist Tony Juniper recalls his first encounter with a black-tailed Godwit.
Environmentalist Tony Juniper recalls his first encounter with a black-tailed Godwit.
Environmentalist Tony Juniper enjoys the song of the whitethroat.
Environmentalist Tony Juniper enjoys the song of the whitethroat.
Environmentalist Tony Juniper describes the joy of seeing and hearing corn buntings.
Environmentalist Tony Juniper describes the joy of seeing and hearing corn buntings.
Environmentalist Tony Juniper describes the curious roding flight of the woodcock.
Environmentalist Tony Juniper describes the curious roding flight of the woodcock.
Wildlife artist Jane Smith waits anxiously for a returning whitethroat.
Wildlife artist Jane Smith waits anxiously for a returning whitethroat.
Wildlife artist Jane Smith is captivated by a party of ringed plovers on a beach.
Wildlife artist Jane Smith is captivated by a party of ringed plovers on a beach.
Wildlife artist Jane Smith listens in the fog to a great northern diver.
Wildlife artist Jane Smith listens in the fog to a great northern diver.
Wildlife artist Jane Smith reveals the challenges of trying to paint barnacle geese.
Wildlife artist Jane Smith reveals the challenges of trying to paint barnacle geese.