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Birding Podcasts: Family Overview

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Ducks, Geese, Swans
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About This Category

Each of these podcasts surveys a family or families of birds, emphasizing some of their amazing adaptations. Exceptional members of each group—those that are especially beautiful, have unique vocalizations, or are behaviorally interesting—are highlighted. Where appropriate, helpful identification information is included that will aid you in correctly naming many of the birds you see. You can download all the podcasts in this section

Family Overviews - All Podcasts

Ducks, Geese, Swans
Herons, Egrets, Bitterns
Raptors Overview
Raptors ID
Shorebirds Overview
Shorebirds ID
Gulls and Terns
Owls
Hummingbirds
Woodpeckers
Flycatchers
Thrushes
Warblers
Sparrows
Finches