Days at Dogwood Canyon

This podcast will take you into Dogwood Canyon Audubon Center’s 200-acre wildlife preserve in the heart of the DFW metroplex. Take a quick weekly break with us and get outside with the fresh air, the trees, and, of course, the birds.

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Episodes

4 days ago

Summary: This native plant is one of our favorites! It's beautiful, easy to grow, drought tolerant, and great for the environment. 
 
Show Notes: 
Dogwood Canyon Audubon Center https://dogwood.audubon.org/
Dogwood Canyon Audubon Center Facebook Page https://www.facebook.com/Dogwood.Canyon.Audubon
Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center https://www.wildflower.org

Friday Jun 07, 2024

Summary: The Painted Bunting is a spring and summer resident at Dogwood Canyon Audubon Center. Join us to learn all about this beautiful migratory bird!
Show Notes:
https://dogwood.audubon.org/
https://www.facebook.com/Dogwood.Canyon.Audubon
https://www.audubon.org/bird-guide
Song provided by National Audubon Society Bird Song Collection, Lang Elliot Music of Nature: https://musicofnature.com/audubon-bird-songs/
 

Friday May 31, 2024

Summary: Looking for something new to do on your Saturday? Join us at Dogwood Canyon Audubon Center every First Saturday for some outdoor and indoor adventures!
 
Show Notes:
Dogwood Canyon Audubon Center https://dogwood.audubon.org/
Dogwood Canyon Audubon Center Facebook Page https://www.facebook.com/Dogwood.Canyon.Audubon
 
Some of our scrumptious food vendors:
Mija’s Barbecue: https://www.mijabarbecue.com/
Four Girls and a Guy Baking Company: https://www.facebook.com/fourgirlsandaguybakingcompany/
Comfort Cookie Company: https://www.comfortcookiecompany.net/
 
Yoga: Choose Again Yoga: https://www.chooseagainyoga.com/

Friday May 24, 2024

Summary: Meet the American Basket-flower! This pretty annual is a must see at Dogwood Canyon Audubon Center.
 
Show Notes:
Dogwood Canyon Audubon Center https://dogwood.audubon.org/
Dogwood Canyon Audubon Center Facebook Page https://www.facebook.com/Dogwood.Canyon.Audubon
Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center https://www.wildflower.org

Female Bird Day

Friday May 17, 2024

Friday May 17, 2024

Summary: Female birds sing too! I bet you didn’t know that! Join Kiersten as she talks about Female Bird Day and what new behaviors we’re learning about female birds.
 
Show Notes:
“Female Birdsong is Finally Getting the Attantion it Deserves,” by Katie Valentine. August 15, 2017. Audubon Magazine. https://www.audubon.org/news
“I Became A Better Birder When I stopped Focusing on the Males,” by Ken Kaufman. March 14, 2018. Audubon Magazine.  https://www.audubon.org/news
Female Bird Song Project: femalebirdsong.org
Find the Galbatrosses: https://femalebirdday.wordpress.com
Dogwood Canyon Audubon Center https://dogwood.audubon.org/
Dogwood Canyon Audubon Center Facebook Page https://www.facebook.com/Dogwood.Canyon.Audubon

Friday May 10, 2024

Summary: The Golden-cheeked Warbler is one of the birds you can find residing through the summer at Dogwood Canyon Audubon Center in Cedar Hill, TX. Join us to learn about them and find out where you can see them in our nature preserve.
 
Show Notes:
https://dogwood.audubon.org/
https://www.facebook.com/Dogwood.Canyon.Audubon
Song provided by National Audubon Society Bird Song Collection, Lang Elliot Music of Nature: https://musicofnature.com/audubon-bird-songs/
 

Friday Apr 26, 2024

Summary: The Mexican Plum is an amazing native Texas tree. Join us to find out about this lovely native plant and where you can see it at Dogwood Canyon Audubon Center.
 
Show Notes:
Dogwood Canyon Audubon Center https://dogwood.audubon.org/
Dogwood Canyon Audubon Center Facebook Page https://www.facebook.com/Dogwood.Canyon.Audubon
Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center https://www.wildflower.org
 

Forest and Sound Bathing

Friday Apr 19, 2024

Friday Apr 19, 2024

Forest and Sound Bathing
Summary: Have you ever wanted to try forest bathing? Don’t worry you don’t need to bring a bathing suit! Join Kiersten and a special guest to learn what forest bathing is and how it can help you!
 
Show Notes:
https://dogwood.audubon.org/
https://www.facebook.com/Dogwood.Canyon.Audubon
Forest Bathing with Laurence Turcios: www.slowtrails.earth
 

Friday Apr 12, 2024

Summary: The Black-throated Green Warbler is one of the spring migratory birds you can find passing through Dogwood Canyon Audubon Center in Cedar Hill, TX. Join us to learn about them and find out where you can see them in our nature preserve.
 
Show Notes:
https://dogwood.audubon.org/
https://www.facebook.com/Dogwood.Canyon.Audubon
 

Friday Apr 05, 2024

Summary: Did you know that you can buy bird-friendly beef? Join Kiersten and special guest Anita to find out all about Audubon Conservation Ranching!
Show Notes:
https://dogwood.audubon.org/
https://www.facebook.com/Dogwood.Canyon.Audubon
Audubon Conservation Ranching: https://www.audubon.org/our-work/prairies-and-forests/ranching
https://www.audubon.org/marketplace/conservation-ranching-products
Anita Gilson, Audubon Conservation Ranching, Senior Coordinator, Private Lands : anita.gilson@audubon.org
 

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