Tue.Aug 02, 2022

The Secret Perfume of Birds: Uncovering the Science of Avian Scent–A Book Review

10,000 Birds

Do Brown-headed Cowbirds really smell like freshly baked sugar cookies? Do Dark-eyed Juncos really smell like leaves and dirt or “ferns and Celestial Seasonings’ Country Peach Passion Tea? Do birds use odors and a sense of smell to communicate with each other?