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Activities | Birdsong Study

Birdsong Frequency


We have many different species of native birds living in this one large aviary. Sometimes they also attract free-ranging native birds into the area! Can you tell what species sing the most?



1. Click "Start" on the stopwatch
2. Listen closely to the birds songs
3. When you hear a new song click the button for the bird you think made it
4. Keep doing this for 10 minutes
5. When you have finished click the "Plot Graph" button to show the graph of your results
6. Click "Save Graph" and save your graph to your computer

Tui Kereru Kakariki Whio Korimako


Lowland Aviary





This chart shows which bird sang the most frequently in the native bird aviary while you were listening: