Bird Calls

  • Hosted by Clifford Shackelford

Ornithologist Cliff Shackelford from the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department takes your calls and questions about our avian world.  Contact Cliff at  clifford.shackelford@tpwd.texas.gov 

September 11, 2018, 6 p.m.
Tuesday, October 16, 2018, 6 p.m.
Tuesday, November 13, 2018, 6p.m.
Tuesday, December 11, 2018, 6p.m.
Tuesday, January 8, 2019, 6 p.m.,

Birding Resources

Texas Parks & Wildlife Department's Wildscaping page

Federal Bird-Safe Buildings Act

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Bird Calls with Cliff Shackelford for Tuesday, September 11, 2018 - Our Profile Species is the Male Red-winged Blackbird

Bird Calls with Cliff Shackelford for WEDNESDAY August 15, 2018 - Profile Species are the Greater Yellowlegs and Lesser Yellowlegs.


Cliff Shackelford
Press Image / Texas Parks and Wildlife Department

Airs Tuesday, September 11, 2018, at 6 p.m. Once again ornithologist Cliff Shackelford, from the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department, will be on hand to take your questions about all our feathered friends on "Bird Calls" from Red River Radio. If you have a photo or the recorded sound of a bird that you'd like Cliff to research and identify for the show, please send them to wbeckett@lsus.edu. We'll also post your photos and recorded sounds on our website after the show. Join us for Bird Calls and call in at 800-552-8502 with your questions.


Cliff Shackelford
Press Image / Texas Parks and Wildlife Department

Airs WEDNESDAY, August 15, 2018, at 6 p.m. Once again ornithologist Cliff Shackelford, from the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department, will be on hand to take your questions about all our feathered friends on "Bird Calls" from Red River Radio. If you have a photo or the recorded sound of a bird that you'd like Cliff to research and identify for the show, please send them to wbeckett@lsus.edu. We'll also post your photos and recorded sounds on our website after the show. Join us for Bird Calls and call in at 800-552-8502 with your questions. PLEASE NOTE SPECIAL DAY - WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 15, 2018


Cliff Shackelford
Press Image / Texas Parks and Wildlife Department

Airs Tuesday, July 10, 2018, at 6 p.m. Once again ornithologist Cliff Shackelford, from the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department, will be on hand to take your questions about all our feathered friends on "Bird Calls" from Red River Radio. If you have a photo or the recorded sound of a bird that you'd like Cliff to research and identify for the show, please send them to wbeckett@lsus.edu. We'll also post your photos and recorded sounds on our website after the show. Join us for Bird Calls and call in at 800-552-8502 with your questions.

Cliff Shackelford
Press Image / Texas Parks and Wildlife Department

Airs Tuesday, June 19, 2018, at 6 p.m. Once again ornithologist Cliff Shackelford, from the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department, will be on hand to take your questions about all our feathered friends on "Bird Calls" from Red River Radio. If you have a photo or the recorded sound of a bird that you'd like Cliff to research and identify for the show, please send them to wbeckett@lsus.edu. We'll also post your photos and recorded sounds on our website after the show. Join us for Bird Calls and call in at 800-552-8502 with your questions.

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