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PRI's Environmental News Magazine

BirdNote® - New Year Dawns

Air Date: Week of January 7, 2011

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New Year Dawns. (Photo: Mike Hamilton ©)

Birds from around the globe create sweet music to launch a new day and year. Mary McCann has this BirdNote®.

Transcript

[BIRDNOTE THEME]

CURWOOD: Here to help kick off a New Year is Mary McCann with BirdNote.


The sun is up and so are the snow geese. (Photo: Mike Hamilton ©)

[CICADAS CHIRPING]

MCCANN: Listen! The Earth awakens as dawn circles the globe.

[BIRD NOISES, A SYMPHONY OF DIFFERENT SPECIES]

MCCANN: Sounds for today’s BirdNote were recorded around the globe by Gordon Hempton, Soundtracker.com, I’m Mary McCann.

 

 

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