Jun 23, 2019
Amy Chillag is a writer and producer for CNN Special Projects. She is also a casual birdwatcher.
She tells me about the joy she feels at seeing the birds that visit her backyard in Atlanta, Georgia, and the article she wrote about the power of birdwatching for peace of mind:
Apr 17, 2019
Suzy has lost her voice!
Heather from Sunshine and Powercuts Podcast has kindly stepped in
to provide an introduction to this bonus episode.
Twice a year, in March and August, Heather hosts the Sunshine Summit, a week of live-streams to recognise and celebrate connections and bring people together from around the...
Apr 12, 2019
Recorded in the garden of our vacation rental in Baja California, Mexico.
The casita had a mature garden, and 13 bird species visited during our first full day there.
Birds mentioned this episode:
Hooded Oriole Cactus
Apr 1, 2019
Birder Jeremy Schwartz, and his colleague Jeff Morgenroth, have created the Backyard Birding card game that is not only fun to play, but will teach people about the birds they might see in the Pacific Northwest where they live.
Visit www.BackyardBirdingGame.com to see videos of gameplay and read the blog posts.
Mar 25, 2019
Mark Carwardine is a conservationist, broadcaster and wildlife
photographer. He is also a whale expert and leads wildlife tours
around the world.
I was recently on one of those tours, in Baja California.
I spoke with Mark about the wildlife we saw and his conservation work.
Mark’s website can be found at