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Semipalmated Sandpiper -- Calidris pusilla

Randolph S Little
6 Sep 1962 at 12:30

    Geography
  • United States
    New York
    Locality
  • LAKE ONTARIO; ELDORADO BEACH
    Features
  • Rocky
No locations found with lat/long
    Channels
  • Mono
    Sampling Rate
    Bit Depth
    Recorders
  • NAGRA III-B
    Microphones
  • AKG 200
    Accessories
  • Parabola 91.4cm/30.5cm (36in/12in)
    Equipment Note

NOTES: Background: CALIDRIS PUSILLA (CONTINUOUS SPARROW-LIKE 'CHEW'); ROCKY BEACH. FEEDING AND CHASING CALLS. LOUDEST SHARPEST REPEATED 'PEEPS'. PEEP-PEEP-PEEP ETC. OR WHEES-WHEES-WHEES ETC. Sex: 12 UNKNOWN

[Primarily conversational "twittering" but also some "Wick" calls by what appears to be a large number of individuals of this species amid a mixed-species, foraging flock of shorebirds. Quality changed from 2,3 to 2-3 (maybe 2 in places) - CAM - 2 December 2004]

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