March 15, 2018    
7:30 pm - 9:00 pm


Academy of Natural Sciences
The Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University, 1900 Benjamin Franklin Pkwy,, Philadelphia, PA, 19103

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Don Jones’ program was inspired by publication of Peterson Field Guide to Bird Sounds of Eastern North America by Nathan Pieplow last year. It is divided into two parts: (1) a brief history of bird sound recording and four DVOC recordists-George Reynard, Ed Manners, Paul Driver, and myself (2) a tutorial on some of the techniques put forth by Nathan Pieplow to interpret sonagrams and describe bird sounds, illustrated by recordings made by the four recordists above.

Don is a DVOC Fellow and life-long birder. He has birded all continents except Antarctica and has spent many hours in the field recording bird sounds.


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