March 27, 2012

Spring Bird Song Crash Course day one – Chickadee

The Black-capped chickadee gives has a spring song, a sweet two-noted “one-two” or “see-sew”. It has the brightness of a Tufted titmouse or a even a Northern cardinal so listen for the persistent two note structure, the first note higher the second lower.  Chickadees also are capable of a quarrelsome, husky “pee-chaw  

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