Laura Erickson's For the Birds

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Scripts of most programs, along with usually several photos and links to more information, are at my blog at lauraerickson.blogspot.com

For the love, understanding, and protection of birds.

"For the Birds" began airing on KUMD in Duluth, MN, in May, 1986, and is the longest continually-running radio program about birds in the U.S.

Download Photon: My Little Bird Dog  14-04-2014 (6.75 MB)

Duration: 7:01 m - Filetype: mp3 - Bitrate: 128 KBPS - Frequency: 44100 HZ

Photon: My Little Bird Dog

  • The life and times of a little chickadee-like dog


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Download Breaking Bird  31-03-2014 (5.73 MB)

Duration: 5:31 m - Filetype: mp3 - Bitrate: 128 KBPS - Frequency: 44100 HZ

Breaking Bird

  • Walter Shrike starts a methamfeathermine lab with his student


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Download Banding Owls  31-03-2014 (4.94 MB)

Duration: 4:55 m - Filetype: mp3 - Bitrate: 128 KBPS - Frequency: 44100 HZ

Banding Owls

  • Why is banding owls so important?


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Download Baiting Owls Part II  31-03-2014 (5.04 MB)

Duration: 4:56 m - Filetype: mp3 - Bitrate: 128 KBPS - Frequency: 44100 HZ

Baiting Owls Part II

  • What are the ethics involved in baiting owls with mice?


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Download Baiting Owls Part I  31-03-2014 (4.84 MB)

Duration: 4:58 m - Filetype: mp3 - Bitrate: 128 KBPS - Frequency: 44100 HZ

Baiting Owls Part I

  • What are the ethics involved in baiting owls with mice?


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Download Book Review: Sibley Guide to Birds, Second Edition  31-03-2014 (4.45 MB)

Duration: 4:44 m - Filetype: mp3 - Bitrate: 128 KBPS - Frequency: 44100 HZ

Book Review: Sibley Guide to Birds, Second Edition

  • Laura reviews one of the most popular field guides.


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Download Galveston Bay Oil Spill  31-03-2014 (5.77 MB)

Duration: 5:50 m - Filetype: mp3 - Bitrate: 128 KBPS - Frequency: 44100 HZ

Galveston Bay Oil Spill

  • The oil spill in Galveston Bay promises to harm a lot more birds than the official counts will reflect.


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Download Eileen Bentzen's Pileated Woodpecker  31-03-2014 (5.72 MB)

Duration: 3:52 m - Filetype: mp3 - Bitrate: 128 KBPS - Frequency: 44100 HZ

Eileen Bentzen's Pileated Woodpecker

  • One of my friends discovered a Pileated Woodpecker sound asleep on a tree trunk in a patch of sunshine in her yard. She grabbed her camera just in time.


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Download Movie Review: A Birder's Guide to Everything  31-03-2014 (5.67 MB)

Duration: 5:07 m - Filetype: mp3 - Bitrate: 128 KBPS - Frequency: 44100 HZ

Movie Review: A Birder's Guide to Everything

  • Laura Erickson loved the movie A Birder's Guide to Everything for a lot more than the birding in it.


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Download Birding by Amtrak  24-02-2014 (4.83 MB)

Duration: 4:57 m - Filetype: mp3 - Bitrate: 128 KBPS - Frequency: 44100 HZ

Birding by Amtrak

  • Train travel is greener than going by air or driving, plus you can see some great birds!


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