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2014 Annual Report

Kate Godman, BirdNote Development Director

The 2014 BirdNote Annual Report

Thanks to you, BirdNote stories engaged even more people in 2014. More than 200 stations now broadcast BirdNote, reaching an estimated 1.3 million public radio listeners every day. And thousands more – around the world – connect with BirdNote stories, photos and videos online.

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BirdNote stories are educating listeners of all ages — and inspiring them to care about the natural world.

You make this possible. BirdNote is an independently produced and funded radio program, and your investment makes a difference for birds, their habitats, and your fellow listeners.

Thank you! We appreciate your support and your belief in our work.

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BirdNote has enriched my life in ways I never would have imagined…[It has] increased my knowledge and appreciation of the delicate balance between the natural world and all living creatures.

BirdNote by the Numbers

  • 1.3 million daily listeners
  • Broadcasts on 200+ stations in 40 states (up from just one station in 2005)
  • 1,200+ shows accessible any time at

Special Features in the Report

  • BirdNote: A Commuter’s Drive-mate
  • Alex Chadwick Goes to Big Bend
  • BirdNote Travel Program Commences in Cuba
  • Beautiful images from Gerrit Vyn

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2010 Annual Report 2009 Annual Report