Shrieking in the woods

There are all sorts of things that shriek in our woods and the Eurasian Jay (Garrulus glandarius) is just one of them.

Jay (Garrulus glandarius) audio by Bodo Sonnenburg ( CC -BY-SA)

Magpie (Pica pica)
audio by Jorge Leitão (CC-BY-SA)

Grey squirrel (Sciurus carolinensis)
audio by Marc Baldwin (

Vixen (Vulpes vulpes)
audio from (

Green woodpecker (Picus viridis)
audio by W. Agster (CC BY-NC-SA 4.0)

Barn owl (Tyto alba)
Audio by Franz Lindinger (CC BY-NC-SA 4.0)

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  1. When I first heard a squirrel ‘shrieking’ I had no idea what could be making such a noise. It came as quite a surprise to find it was just a squirrel!

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