William R Fish
31 May 1954
- E Kern Co.
- MAGNECORDER UNSPECIFIED MODEL
- Parabola 91.4cm (36in)
NOTES: Range status: NORMAL; Breeding status: UNKNOWN; Beh. context: UNKNOWN; Frequency of sound: NORMAL; General climate: ARID; Cover density: SPARSE; NINE MILE CANYON ROAD TO KERN RIVER. E SLOPE; SIERRA NEVADA. Age: UNKNOWN AGE; MALE(S)
BNA: A Call note is heard ("tsip" or "tink") followed by the Song and possibly ending with a few Alarm Notes ("chirp"). CZ 23/03/2004.
[An interesting series that begins with two "churrs" followed by several sharp "tisck" calls that appear to be Alarm calls, then one song, and finally a set of both sharp "tsick" notes and soft 'wip" notes, all apparently from an alarmed individual. Quality unchanged (1) - CAM - 30 November 2004]