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Episode 97: True Nature: Puzzle Pieces by Julie Zickefoose
A walk down a country lane in spring yields all sorts of gifts: singing rose-breasted grosbeaks, a red eft, robin egg shells, a wood thrush carrying nesting material. The key is to get out and tune in, says Julie Zickefoose.
Episode 96: Identify Yourself: Swifts by Alvaro Jaramillo
Can you tell swifts from swallows? Can you recognize all four North American swift species? ID guru Alvaro Jaramillo offers insights on these amazing flyers, including the black swift, whose habits remain poorly documented and mysterious.
Episode 95: A Birder's List of 20 Things to Do Today by Al Batt
Most bird watchers keep lists: life list, yard list, trip list, state list, etc. Funnyman Al Batt also keeps a to-do list, and offers suggestions for birders, including: "Come up with a more descriptive name for your favorite bird."