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Interpreting Bird Songs

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Interpreting Bird Songs

Interpreting Bird Songs

Interpreting Bird Songs

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Writer Donald Kroodsma is a renowned specialist in the interpretation of bird songs, and author of The Singing Life of Birds. He describes how birds communicate and why. Don Stap's book Birdsong is an account of the work of Kroodsma and others in the lab and in the field. Originally broadcast March 29, 2005.