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Magpie Shrike -- Corvinella melanoleuca
Woodland Kingfisher -- Halcyon senegalensis

Derek Solomon
2 Mar 2010 at 06:45

    Geography
  • South Africa
    Limpopo
    Locality
  • Khaya Ndhlovu Game Reserve
    Latitude/Longitude
  • -24.3846667   30.9615556
    Elevation
  • 509 meters
    Channels
  • Stereo
    Sampling Rate
  • 48kHz
    Bit Depth
  • 16-bit
    Recorders
  • SOUND DEVICES 722
    Microphones
  • Sennheiser MKH 30
  • Sennheiser MKH 40
    Accessories
    Equipment Note
  • Decoded MS Stereo

C.T639. Early morning recording at an artificial waterhole made in Khaya Ndhlovu Game Reserve in South Africa's Limpopo Province starting at 06h45 on 2/3/10 . Temperature 22C. The recording starts with several Magpie Shrikes at 0.04s. Several Woodland Kingfishers (3-4) that were bathing by diving into the water and then dashing back to a bush where they chattered loudly. 0.11s Magpie Shrike. Long-billed Crombec in background. 0.14 Magpie Shrike. 0.17 Woodland Kingfisher. 0.23 White-crowned Shrike + single Magpie Shrike (both calling from same bush). 0.32 Woodland Kingfisher. White-crowned Shrike & Magpie Shrike in back. 0.38 Magpie Shrike and White-crowned Shrike. Lots of traffic noise. 1.25 Magpie Shrike. 1.44 Magpie + White-crowned Shrike. Emerald-spotted Wood Dove in back. 2.50 Woodland Kingfisher. Magpie Shrike continues to 3.04. Starts again at 3.15. 3.52 Woodland Kingfisher. 4.16 Black-collared Barbet duet in back. Magpie Shrike at 4.32 & 4.41. White-crowned Shrike at 4.46. Brown-hooded Kingfisher in back at 4.56. Red-billed Buffalo Weaver at 5.05 & 5.42 - competes with Magpie Shrike. 6.52 Red-billed Buffalo Weaver. Grey Hornbill gives piping call in back. Red-billed Buffalo Weaver at 7.06. Woodland Kingfisher at 7.25 together with Grey Hornbill. Lots of traffic noise. Equipment used a Sound Devices 722 and the microphones an MS system with two Sennheiser MHK 30 & 40 microphones. GPS 24.23.04.8S 30.57.41.6E. 509m.

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