Do you ever wonder what the catbird is saying? Join Professor Bruce Byers for an introduction to the beauty and complexity of songbird singing. Learn about some of the discoveries that scientists who study birdsong are making. In addition to the amazing natural history behind these songs, Dr. Byers will include suggestions for informed listening to help increase your appreciation of songbird singing.
Dr. Bruce Byers is a professor of Biology at the University of Massachusetts. His research focuses on explaining the patterned complexity of songbird vocalizations. He is widely published on this topic in many science publications, including Animal Behavior, American Naturalist and American Zoologist.