Sight and Sound
William W. H. Gunn
29 Jun 1979
- 1km Wsw Of Buck Lake
NOTES: Pair - spectacular CU (close-up) displays on the wing and perched
2nd bird has higher-pitched voice
Also: white throated sparrow, flies, some vehicles, house wren, dogs, clay-colored sp. yellowthroat
Anxiety and distraction displays from a pair in vicinity of dirt road through fields with fence posts. A third bird was also attracted to the scene. Some brush nearby.
Re annc't at 10:15 "...male, which has the deeper voice..." This is assumed, on the basis of action, but not certain.