300 episodes

Ray Brown's Talkin' Birds is a call-in show of entertaining conversation about wild birds -- attracting them to your back yard, identifying them, feeding them, and learning more about them along the way. Every week, we have contests for prizes like bird feeders and other great bird-related stuff, along with expert guests. So, whether you're an experienced birder, or you're new to birding, listen in, and be part of the show by calling in with a question, sharing some information or observations, or trying for one of our prizes. It's birdwatching--in the backyard and beyond.

Talkin' Birds Ray Brown's Talkin' Birds

    • Science
    • 4.6 • 151 Ratings

Ray Brown's Talkin' Birds is a call-in show of entertaining conversation about wild birds -- attracting them to your back yard, identifying them, feeding them, and learning more about them along the way. Every week, we have contests for prizes like bird feeders and other great bird-related stuff, along with expert guests. So, whether you're an experienced birder, or you're new to birding, listen in, and be part of the show by calling in with a question, sharing some information or observations, or trying for one of our prizes. It's birdwatching--in the backyard and beyond.

    #918 Jan. 22, 2023

    #918 Jan. 22, 2023

    On our latest show: Cooper’s Hawks and. Sharp-shinned Hawks — how do they get along? Plus, a bird flu update, and a feisty Featured Feathered Friend.

    • 30 min
    #917 Jan. 15, 2023

    #917 Jan. 15, 2023

    On our latest show: A Snowy Owl Audio Postcard from Southern California; a live Let’s Ask Mike report from North Carolina; and Citizen Science projects from the Cornell Lab and National Audubon.

    • 30 min
    #916 Jan. 8, 2023

    #916 Jan. 8, 2023

    On our latest show: We hear a White-throated Nightjar from Australia; a Snowy Owl that’s arrived in Southern California; and a Science Corner report on some great Citizen Science projects.

    • 30 min
    #915 Jan. 1, 2022

    #915 Jan. 1, 2022

    On our latest show: Saving shorebirds through an Australian microlight flight; a live Christmas Bird Count report; an Avian Audio Postcard from London; and cold weather birding advice from Cape Cod.

    • 30 min
    #914a Dec. 25, 2022

    #914a Dec. 25, 2022

    #914 Dec. 18, 2022

    #914 Dec. 18, 2022

    On our latest show: An Audio Postcard featuring a pair of Great Horned Owls; sweet stories about the joys of backyard birding; and a roosting pocket primer by our Mike O’Connor.

    • 30 min

Customer Reviews

4.6 out of 5
151 Ratings

151 Ratings

K.O. Jones ,

Essential Birding Podcast

The perfect blend of humor and birding knowledge. Great for beginners, like myself, particularly if you take some time with the back catalogue.

mainer❤️❤️❤️ ,

Love it

My fiancée and I love this podcast! It’s so informative for any bird lover!

DavidFeldmann ,

Excellent Podcast!

A very worthwhile program for birdwatchers (amateurs and veterans alike).

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