Sounds Like Chicken

By Christine Morris Rolling into my driveway the other night I heard a strident peeping. My new pullet must have flown the coop! I began to search under an unused truck topper when I heard the peep again from an impossible height for a chicken. Looking up I saw, of...

Wow, Ospreys are awesome!

By Jenélle Dowling I’ve always loved birds, but I started to really pay attention to them after college. And Ospreys made their way onto my radar very quickly. The first time I interacted with an Osprey, she didn’t just catch my attention, she demanded my...

Townsend’s Solitaires

Townsend’s Solitaires by Lauren Smith Broadcast 2.7.2016 photo by Jonathon Jongsma (CC 2.0 license) Listen: Townsend’s Solitaires by Lauren Smith When I feel the need to escape from town and immerse myself in the woods, I head up to Marshall Canyon, just...

Winter Loons

Winter Loons by Chris Paige Broadcast 1.12.2016 Photo by John Picken, CC 2.0 license Listen: Winter Loons by Chris Paige Each week, the haunting wail of the common loon opens the Field Notes program. The loon’s cry always brings to my mind clear mountain lakes rimmed...