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Learning birdsong takes active listening and repeated exposure. Birding guide Rob Porter takes you into the field to experience birding by ear in this relaxed pace acoustic exploration of natural spaces in mid-western Ontario. Whether you're an aspiring or veteran birder looking to test and build upon your birdsong identification skills or someone who appreciates the natural world, this unique limited series will bring you as close as you can get to birding in the field without going anywhere. Songbirding: The Bruce Peninsula was recorded in July of 2019, in the peak of songbird breeding season. For those with high-frequency hearing loss, please search for "Songbirding Under 5kHz" The Bruce Peninsula (also known as the Saugeen Peninsula) is the traditional territory of the Haudensaunee (Iroquois), Ojibway/Chippewa and Anishnabek. This territory is covered by the Upper Canada Treaties, with the exception of the Chippewas of Nawash Unceded First Nation which is unceded territory. Credits Recorded, engineered, narrated and created by Rob Porter. Episodes may include: Creative Commons music from Scott Buckley

Learning birdsong takes active listening and repeated exposure. Birding guide Rob Porter takes you into the field to experience birding by ear in this relaxed pace acoustic exploration of natural spaces in mid-western Ontario. Whether you're an aspiring or veteran birder looking to test and build upon your birdsong identification skills or someone who appreciates the natural world, this unique limited series will bring you as close as you can get to birding in the field without going anywhere. Songbirding: The Bruce Peninsula was recorded in July of 2019, in the peak of songbird breeding season. For those with high-frequency hearing loss, please search for "Songbirding Under 5kHz" The Bruce Peninsula (also known as the Saugeen Peninsula) is the traditional territory of the Haudensaunee (Iroquois), Ojibway/Chippewa and Anishnabek. This territory is covered by the Upper Canada Treaties, with the exception of the Chippewas of Nawash Unceded First Nation which is unceded territory. Credits Recorded, engineered, narrated and created by Rob Porter. Episodes may include: Creative Commons music from Scott Buckley
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Learning birdsong takes active listening and repeated exposure. Birding guide Rob Porter takes you into the field to experience birding by ear in this relaxed pace acoustic exploration of natural spaces in mid-western Ontario. Whether you're an aspiring or veteran birder looking to test and build upon your birdsong identification skills or someone who appreciates the natural world, this unique limited series will bring you as close as you can get to birding in the field without going anywhere. Songbirding: The Bruce Peninsula was recorded in July of 2019, in the peak of songbird breeding season. For those with high-frequency hearing loss, please search for "Songbirding Under 5kHz" The Bruce Peninsula (also known as the Saugeen Peninsula) is the traditional territory of the Haudensaunee (Iroquois), Ojibway/Chippewa and Anishnabek. This territory is covered by the Upper Canada Treaties, with the exception of the Chippewas of Nawash Unceded First Nation which is unceded territory. Credits Recorded, engineered, narrated and created by Rob Porter. Episodes may include: Creative Commons music from Scott Buckley

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S1E8 - Backroads of the Ferndale Flats

11/11/2019
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Dusty country road birding, Savannah Sparrows, and the search for singing Bobolinks resumes. Recorded on July 18, 2019 near Ferndale, Ontario, Canada. Credits Recorded, engineered, narrated and created by Rob Porter. Creative Commons music by Keinzweiter. Support Songbirding by donating to their Tip Jar: https://tips.pinecast.com/jar/songbirding Find out more at http://songbirding.com

Duration:00:20:26

Discussion: Bad Weather Birding

11/7/2019
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How do you go birding in bad weather? A short discussion on the topic, plus a bit of news about the Songbirding podcast. Support Songbirding by donating to their Tip Jar: https://tips.pinecast.com/jar/songbirding Find out more at http://songbirding.com

Duration:00:14:24

S1E7 - The Juniper Flats, Part 3

11/4/2019
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(Conclusion) Ovenbirds, microclimates, and birding on the escarpment edge. Recorded on July 18, 2019 near Dyer's Bay, Ontario, Canada. Credits Recorded, engineered, narrated and created by Rob Porter. Creative Commons music by Scott Buckley. With additional Creative Commons sounds by Jordan Powell. Support Songbirding by donating to their Tip Jar: https://tips.pinecast.com/jar/songbirding Find out more at http://songbirding.com

Duration:00:16:26

S1E6 - The Juniper Flats, Part 2

10/28/2019
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A sunbathing surprise, and an Eastern Towhee with a curious accent. Recorded on July 18, 2019 near Dyer's Bay, Ontario, Canada. Credits Recorded, engineered, narrated and created by Rob Porter. Creative Commons music by Scott Buckley. Support Songbirding by donating to their Tip Jar: https://tips.pinecast.com/jar/songbirding Find out more at http://songbirding.com

Duration:00:24:55

Spooky Songbirding Halloween Special

10/24/2019
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An autumnal owling adventure in the twilight hour. Common Raven recorded on January 21, 2018 in Cootes Paradise Sanctuary, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada. Owling session recorded on October 9, 2019 in Dundas, Ontario, Canada. Referenced article on audio playback (or whistling!) in birding: https://www.sibleyguides.com/2011/04/the-proper-use-of-playback-in-birding/ Credits Recorded, engineered, narrated and created by Rob Porter. Creepy Creative Commons music by Scott Buckley. Support...

Duration:00:13:32

S1E5 - The Juniper Flats, Part 1

10/21/2019
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Warblers abound on the journey to the Juniper Flats of Dyer's Bay. Recorded on July 18, 2019 near Dyer's Bay, Ontario, Canada. eBird checklist: https://ebird.org/canada/checklist/S60656594 Credits Recorded, engineered, narrated and created by Rob Porter. Creative Commons music by Scott Buckley. With additional Creative Commons sounds by Jordan Powell. Support Songbirding by donating to their Tip Jar: https://tips.pinecast.com/jar/songbirding Find out more at http://songbirding.com

Duration:00:21:11

S1E4 - Lindsay Tract

10/21/2019
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The search for an elusive Black-throated Blue Warbler, discovery of a surprise warbler in the parking lot. Recorded on July 17, 2019 near Lion's Head, Ontario, Canada. To see the eBird checklist, visit: https://ebird.org/canada/view/checklist/S60656299 Credits Recorded, engineered, narrated and created by Rob Porter. Creative Commons music by Scott Buckley. Support Songbirding by donating to their Tip Jar: https://tips.pinecast.com/jar/songbirding Find out more at...

Duration:00:16:00

S1E3 - Otter Lake, Part 3

10/14/2019
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Trail turns to road, an enthusiastic Black-throated Green Warbler cooperates loudly while Northern Waterthrush tease in silence. Recorded on July 17, 2019 near Cape Chin North, Ontario, Canada. See the eBird checklist at: https://ebird.org/canada/view/checklist/S60624510 Credits Recorded, engineered, narrated and created by Rob Porter. Creative Commons music by Scott Buckley. With additional Creative Commons sounds by Jordan Powell. Support Songbirding by donating to their Tip Jar:...

Duration:00:17:37

S1E2 - Otter Lake, Part 2

10/14/2019
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Edge habitats and fields yield songful Indigo Buntings, peeved Red-winged Blackbirds and Bobolinks. Recorded on July 17, 2019 near Cape Chin North, Ontario, Canada. See the eBird checklist at: https://ebird.org/canada/view/checklist/S60624510 Credits Recorded, engineered, narrated and created by Rob Porter. Creative Commons music by Scott Buckley. With additional Creative Commons sounds by Jordan Powell. Support Songbirding by donating to their Tip Jar:...

Duration:00:21:40

S1E1 - Otter Lake, Part 1

10/14/2019
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Hiking through the rocky alvar reveals talkative Red-eyed Vireos, riled up American Redstarts, and boastful Common Yellowthroats. Recorded on July 17, 2019 near Cape Chin North, Ontario, Canada. See the eBird checklist at: https://ebird.org/canada/view/checklist/S60624510 Credits Recorded, engineered, narrated and created by Rob Porter. Creative Commons music by Scott Buckley. With additional Creative Commons sounds by Jordan Powell. Support Songbirding by donating to their Tip Jar:...

Duration:00:21:01

Preview of Season 1: The Bruce Peninsula

9/12/2019
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Experience birding by ear in this relaxed-pace acoustic exploration of bird habitats in the Great Lakes region. Premieres on October 14, 2019. Excerpts from (in order of appearance in episode): For those with high-frequency hearing loss, you may alternatively download "Songbirding Under 5kHz". -- Credits Recorded, engineered, narrated and created by Rob Porter. Creative Commons music by Scott Buckley. Find out more at http://songbirding.com

Duration:00:11:49