Wilbur L Hershberger
5 Aug 2012
- Antietam National Battlefield
- 39.4787 -77.7436
- 134 meters
- SOUND DEVICES 702
- Telinga Pro 7
- Telinga Parabola 54.7cm/15.5cm (21.5in/6.1in)
LNS: Flight song is 7 seconds, the rest is recordist's notes.
LNS: Same subject as LNS 169575.
Recording part of a study of the Vesper Sparrows songs at this location.
Telinga Pro 7 set to stereo with the HPF on due to traffic.
This is the flight song by the focal male (Vesper sparrow Focal Male song_MD_WH_12T0991.WAV). He was perched on a fence post and did this display spontaneously. There is one syllable from the East Male used here that never appeared in the Focal Males normal songs.
Habitat: Active Agricultural.