Live from the Bird Watcher's General Store and another Birds and Beans coffee giveaway.
Let's Ask Mike—live from Key West. Plus, we meet Bubo virginianus and learn about a very special bird-themed concert.
We have the scoop on a new birding movie. Live from America's best bird store!
100 million Mystery Birds. And Mike O'Connor tries to answer the question: Why don't British women twitch?
The amazing Acorn Woodpecker; Boston's Emerald Necklace; and more feeding advice from the Bird Watcher's General Store.
We'll hear about birds in the wild that are learning to talk; our man Mike O'Connor (whose book appears in the new movie "The Big Year") helps a listener with grackle issues; and Bob Dylan helps us introduce our Featured Feathered Friend.
A Virginia listener translates from German to identify our Mystery Bird; we feature a tern that doesn't dive for fish; and Mike O'Connor helps a listener who's "wonderin' where the woodies are."
This episode's Mystery Bird lives almost exclusively in the U.S; our Featured Feathered Friend is found out at sea: and Mike O'Connor is in the backyard for some evening dining with the Cardinal.
We offer some info on how birds cope with storms; we talk with Tom McNichol from the amazing Charles River Cleanup Boat; and our man Mike O'Connor provides an explanation about wrestling mockingbirds.
We revisit the "Kentucky Birdy"; we feature a beautiful bee killer; and Mike O'Connor helps a backyard birder who has no backyard birds.
We hear a Whip-poor-will, a Bullbat, and a bird that sounds like a squeeze toy. Plus, Mike O'Connor explains the "exploding mockingbird" phenomenon.
We head way down south to find our Mystery Bird; a reddish raptor defends his patriotism; and Mike O'Connor holds forth on "safflower power."
Neil Young helps us describe today's Featured Feathered Friend; we present a "spicy" Mystery Bird; and Mike O'Connor has some explaining to do to the local constabulary.
We take you to the Boston Harbor Islands and the "Batt Cave" in Minnesota; we learn about the "camp robber"; and Mike O'Connor offers some more good advice about bird feeding.
Our Halloween show features a visit from the "bird of doom." We also chat live with the Prince of Plum Island and with our correspondent in the Caribbean. And Mike O'Connor offers some practical solutions to your woodpecker problems.
Videographer Shawn Carey, just back from his second tour of the oil-fouled Louisiana coast, joins us in studio. Plus, an appreciation of the "rat with wings"; and Mike O'Connor explodes a myth about exploding rice.
We'll hear about an amazing hawk watch in Mexico; we'll present a Mystery Bird, a group of which is called a "parcel"; and we'll talk peanut and jelly with our bird feeding expert Mike O'Connor.
A large bird that saved a small town; true grit with Mike O’Connor; and the bird that made them cry in Argentina.
We present a secretive stalker as our Mystery Bird; Mike answers a question about swimming shorebirds; and we feature a hawk that seems to think it's a Turkey Vulture.
We air some opinions about whether cleaning oiled birds makes sense; we feature a bird that may sing before a rain; and in our Let's Ask Mike segment, we visit "Mike's Italian Kitchen."