Listen to the world’s nature sounds

nature sounds

Next time you need a soundstrack to help you work, rest or play, try Nature Sound Map.

From the riverbank of Malaysia’s Ulu Muda Forest Reserve to the birdsong beside Iceland’s Eyjafjallajokull Volcano to the chirping crickets of the Australian outback: explore the world through your ears and discover Earth’s soundscapes and wildlife sounds – all without a passport, plane ticket or tent in sight.

Text Julia Gorodecky  Photography Tim Swaan/