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Pterodroma sp. -- Pterodroma sp. More
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2 Unknown  

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Jon P Erickson
24 Nov 2009 at 16:54

    Geography
  • Mauritius
    Locality
  • Round Island
    Latitude/Longitude
  • -19.8546444   57.7842889
    Elevation
  • 55 meters
    Channels
  • Mono
    Sampling Rate
  • 48kHz
    Bit Depth
  • 24-bit
    Recorders
  • MARANTZ PMD 661
    Microphones
  • Sennheiser MKH 20
    Accessories
  • Telinga Parabola 54.7cm/15.5cm (21.5in/6.1in)
    Equipment Note

Starting at 1:12, 2 individuals fly into the gorge and complete a 360 degree arc three consecutive times. On the third pass, the birds fly up and out of the gorge and perform some acrobatic maneuvers above the microphone at approx. 50 ft.

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