Forest And Water Nature Sounds. Forest and Water: Bubbling, gurgling, running water, songbird sounds drifting in the foreground and background. This soundscape presents a feeling of depth, peacefulness. The sound masking attributes are good since a wide range of pitches are heard. A great soothing and relaxing sleep aid. Put on your favorite set of headphones or earbuds, sit back and relax in your recliner or sofa, and let time pass in your state of total relaxation.