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Birds of a Feather Talk Together

John Bates, Shannon Hackett, RJ Pole, Amanda Marquart

A podcast all about birds. Two bird experts, John Bates and Shannon Hackett, educate two amateur birders on all things bird related. With access to one of the largest bird collections in the United States, the hosts dive into exotic, rare, extinct, and also common birds. For experienced birders to people who are brand new to birding, this podcast is for anyone who has ever been interested in birds!

Episodes
46: Cicadas with Maureen Turcatel - impact on birds, blue-eyed cicada, and fungus!June 17, 2024
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45: Ruby-Throated Hummingbird - Also a question on feather iridescence and/or mutationJune 10, 2024
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44: House Wren, we also talk about The Archaeopteryx at the Field MuseumJune 03, 2024
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43: Kirtland's Warbler - Back From the Endangered Species List, Connection to Leopold and Loeb?May 27, 2024
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42: Brown-Headed Cowbird - Laying eggs in someone else's nestMay 20, 2024
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41: Southern Cassowary with Tooth and Claw's Wes LarsonMay 13, 2024
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40: Blackpoll Warbler - Impressive Migration, Also More About Warblers...May 05, 2024
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39: Bald Eagles - Massive Nests, Aerial Cartwheels, and Coming Back From DDTApril 29, 2024
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38: Florida Trip - Osprey, Brown Pelican, Shorebirds, and we also talk about the EclipseApril 22, 2024
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37: European Roller - Migration Across the Sahara, Vomiting for Self-DefenseApril 08, 2024
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36: The Brown Creeper, How Animals Evolved to Fly, and Round 2 of Round Robin Voting!April 01, 2024
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35: European Starlings with Louise Bodt + Round Robin Tourney First Round Voting :)March 25, 2024
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34: European Goldfinches with Louise Bodt - European birds introduced in the U.S.March 18, 2024
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33: Tufted Puffins - Shannon's Favorite PuffinMarch 11, 2024
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32: Common Puffin (Or Atlantic Puffin) - John's Favorite PuffinMarch 04, 2024
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31: Limpkins Interview Part 2 with Marky MutchlerFebruary 26, 2024
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30: Limpkins Interview Part 1 with Marky MutchlerFebruary 19, 2024
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29: Flame Bowerbird - Building A Bower and Attracting A MateFebruary 12, 2024
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28: Blue Jays - Acorns and Oak TreesFebruary 05, 2024
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27: Birds of a Feather Talk Together Backstory - Our Origin StoryJanuary 29, 2024
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26: Mallard Duck - We Also Talk About Christmas Bird CountJanuary 22, 2024
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25: Puteketeke or Great Crested Grebe - Thanks John Oliver for Making This 'Bird of the Century'January 15, 2024
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24: The Hoatzin - A Link To The Dinosaurs?December 18, 2023
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23: Rock Pigeons (Rock Doves) - You see them everywhere in the city, but did you know how amazing they are?December 11, 2023
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22: Hawaiian Honeycreepers with Jacob Drucker - Part 2December 04, 2023
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