KNOW WHAT YOU HEAR
Separate sounds into categories to help you distinguish songs from one another.
Caroling: rich, varied and musical, like a robin.
Trill: fast, flat series of notes, like a chipping sparrow.
High-pitched: high, thin notes, like a cedar waxwing or brown creeper. Whistles: clear notes, like a northern cardinal.
Chirp: short and simple, like the notes of a house sparrow.
Scream: clear or harsh, like the cry of a red-tailed hawk.