The natural world has a huge number of different sounds. This collection includes a wide variety of different sounds from the natural world including animals scurrying, or squeaking plants and fruits being eaten, and weird and wonderful weather. Many of these Minutes contain more than one feature. Listen carefully and you may hear a number of different sounds from many different sources in the background.

Describe the ways that animals make sounds. Why are sounds important in the natural world? Listen to the sounds, what created the noises you hear?