These things are secrets not because they are hidden, but because so few people care about them. There is a place in North Carolina (Pocosin NWR) where on cool December evenings, local people bring blankets and chairs and enjoy the Tundra Swans flying over their heads at treetop level. You hear them as much as see them as the wind wooshes past beating wings.
Here are special places to visit, and especially to take your kids to.
If you are photographing or filming birds, you may already be using sound recordings to get the close-up images you want. We explain how to make your work more effective and less stressful to your subjects.