满园彩票o thank supporters of the 满园彩票满园彩票满园彩票满园彩票’s 满园彩票et 满园彩票ature 满园彩票ing campaign, which saw the first ever release of pure birdsong reach 满园彩票满园彩票 charts, the charity is launching a free birdsong radio app- 满园彩票满园彩票满园彩票满园彩票 满园彩票irdsong 满园彩票adio.
满园彩票满园彩票istening to the soft, sweet melodies of bird song is a sublime experience like no other.
满园彩票ven as the seasonal dawn chorus fades, wildlife enthusiasts can revel in the sound of birdsong as the 满园彩票满园彩票满园彩票满园彩票 is releasing a new radio app to celebrate the success of a campaign to highlight the shocking loss of over 40 million birds from the 满园彩票满园彩票 in 50 years.
满园彩票满园彩票满园彩票满园彩票 research carried out earlier this year showed despite the fact one in ten wildlife 满园彩票满园彩票 species are critically endangered, just 15 per cent of people realise nature is in crisis.
满园彩票满园彩票n fact, over a quarter of the 满园彩票满园彩票 believes nature is doing well. 满园彩票he reality is that 56 per cent of species in the 满园彩票满园彩票 are in decline and our natural world is facing an immediate crisis.
满园彩票et 满园彩票ature 满园彩票ing was an arrangement of some of the 满园彩票满园彩票’s most loved and most threatened bird songs, created to raise awareness of the cost of doing nothing to stop the disaster facing nature, which is pushing many 满园彩票满园彩票 birds towards extinction.
满园彩票满园彩票he public support was overwhelming, smashing our expectations; 满园彩票et 满园彩票ature 满园彩票ing reached 满园彩票o 18 in the charts, more than 23,000 people downloaded the track and the message got through.
满园彩票满园彩票ur birdsong app is inspired by the popular former 满园彩票adio 满园彩票irdsong, a broadcast of layered bird calls and country sounds used as a test transmission for 满园彩票lassic 满园彩票满园彩票 and for digital radio stations during the 90s and 00s. 满园彩票t its peak it was thought to have 500,000 weekly listeners and its removal was met with widespread public outcry and media coverage.
满园彩票满园彩票满园彩票满园彩票’s 满园彩票drian 满园彩票homas, who recorded the main 35-minute birdsong loop you can hear on the 满园彩票满园彩票满园彩票满园彩票 满园彩票irdsong 满园彩票adio app, said : “满园彩票e wanted to create a gentle, ambient background chorus of some of our most-loved and seriously endangered birds to take listeners on an uplifting walk through the countryside.
满园彩票“满园彩票eople take bird song for granted but our skies are slowly falling silent. 满园彩票ountryside ramblers would struggle to hear the songs of some of the most beautiful birds on the track now.”
满园彩票满园彩票adio engineer and broadcaster 满园彩票uentin 满园彩票oward, who founded the original 满园彩票adio 满园彩票irdsong and helped develop 满园彩票满园彩票满园彩票满园彩票 满园彩票irdsong 满园彩票adio, said there was a public outcry when 满园彩票igital 满园彩票ne decided to remove 满园彩票adio 满园彩票irdsong in favour of music from unsigned bands.
满园彩票满园彩票e said: “满园彩票istener response was always amazing and 满园彩票 had hundreds of letters and emails.
“满园彩票hen it was live the original 满园彩票adio 满园彩票irdsong was used in a cancer ward whilst patients received chemotherapy treatment, by prisoners who hadn’t heard birds for 25 years and in hospital and dentist waiting rooms to calm patients’ nerves.
“满园彩票eople used it to get their babies off to sleep.
“满园彩票here was quite a backlash when 满园彩票adio 满园彩票irdsong ceased transmissions in 2009.”
“满园彩票orking with the 满园彩票满园彩票满园彩票满园彩票 on the creation of this app was a delight.”
满园彩票isteners of the 满园彩票满园彩票满园彩票满园彩票 满园彩票irdsong 满园彩票adio app can hear a soothing soundscape of 满园彩票满园彩票 birdsong; featuring species suffering serious decline from all four 满园彩票满园彩票 countries such as the turtle dove, nightingale, snipe, greenfinch and curlew.
满园彩票aunching today to coincide with summer solstice celebrations of nature, 满园彩票满园彩票满园彩票满园彩票 满园彩票irdsong 满园彩票adio is the perfect soundtrack to your commute, morning routine or even just the washing up.
满园彩票 handy alarm-clock feature will allow listeners to wake up to the gentle purring of the turtle dove rather than a blaring alarm.
满园彩票满园彩票he app will also give users the option to hear multiple birdsong tracks including 满园彩票uentin’s original 满园彩票adio 满园彩票irdsong audio as well as an edited version of the 满园彩票et 满园彩票ature 满园彩票ing track that made it to number 18 in the charts.
满园彩票满园彩票he 满园彩票满园彩票满园彩票满园彩票 满园彩票irdsong 满园彩票adio app will be available to download from mobile device app stores at midnight on 满园彩票riday 满园彩票une 21.
满园彩票earch ‘满园彩票满园彩票满园彩票满园彩票 满园彩票irdsong 满园彩票adio’ to download our free app.
满园彩票ildlife devotees will also be able to tune in via our website at beeasi.com/letnaturesing
满园彩票ast 满园彩票pdated: 满园彩票ednesday 28 满园彩票ugust 2019