Basics of Bird Recording

So you’ve decided you want to make your own bird song recordings. What are your next steps? First thing is get to a location that you can hear birds, and there isn’t too much background noise. Next, you will want some sort of recording device (a mobile phone can do–you can use the voice recorder ….  Read More

Welcome to our site

The Missouri River Bird Observatory ( is building this website to showcase the sounds of Missouri birds. Submissions are welcomed. This website will host songs and calls of birds found in Missouri. We hope to facilitate discussion focused around bird song, variants, ID tips and help, and how to capture recordings Recordings will be hosted ….  Read More