Randolph S Little
20 May 1977
- 13.0 km SE of Chiricahua Mountains; Portal; Sulphur Draw Road
- Active Agricultural
- NAGRA IV-D
- Sennheiser MKH 404
- Dan Gibson Parabola 45.7cm/11cm (18in/4.3in)
NOTES: BNA: "Dzert."
LNS NOTE: Unbroken cut with internal recordist announcement/handling noise gain change (MJA, 28 March 2005).
(Background Sounds: irrigation pump; Species Sound: intermittent; Behavioral Context: anxiety; Frequency of Sound: high; General Climate: arid; Strata in Habitat: song perch, fence) This bird had just been flushed from its nest, but nevertheless seemed surprisingly quiet and composed. There were 3 eggs in the nest. This is presumably the mate of the male recorded in cut 306-06.