18 Jul 1980
- Martha's Vineyard; South Road
- 41.4083333 -70.625
- 10 meters
- UHER 4000 REPORT L
- Dan Gibson P500
- Dan Gibson Parabola 45.7cm/11cm (18in/4.3in)
NOTES: (Species Sound: Isolated; Breeding Status: Territorial; Sound Delivery Rate: High; Cover Den: sparse; Temperature: warm) I (D.M) was near a hummingbird feeder at which the bird had been feeding. As I approached, he flew towards parabola and darted back and forth actually striking microphone - 20seconds after 'End Delete'.
LNS NOTE: Unbroken cut with internal recordist announcement/handling noise gain change (MJA, 07 July 2005).