"Olympic National Park has taught me that it's possible to not only love a place, but love a place deeply at first listen," says Gordon Hempton. "And spring is when Olympic is at its most musical."
Delight in the sounds of Pacific Chorus Frogs, the Varied Thrush, grouse, and many more.
- ID the birds in this episode: Songs of Spring Bird List
- Meet Gordon Hempton
- Listen to more episodes of Sound Escapes
- Hear more stories from BirdNote Presents
Support for Sound Escapes comes from Jim and Birte Falconer of Seattle.
BirdNote Presents: Sound Escapes is produced by Mark Bramhill and John Kessler. Ashley Ahearn is our editor. Music is by Blue Dot Sessions.
Olympic National Forest © Matt Shiffler
Sound Escapes illustration by Jia-yi Liu