Jennifer F. M. Horne
4 Oct 1973
- 840.0 km E of Madagascar; Bras d'Eau
- NAGRA III-B
NOTES: (Recordist's Tape #13A & B. Time: 1000 ++. Bkground Sounds: Machines, wind, "waves," sea, etc. Phaethon sp.l passing over. No. of Animals/Sex: Immature(s), adult(s), male(s), female(s) [No numbers specified - AF]. Behav. Context: Cliff face colony birds flying & perched.) A breeding colony of these swallows along the cliff face at Baie du Cap. with individuals flying high overhead and perched high on cliff face. Both wind and sea and then road and people were (all) a problem. There is one sequence could have been courtship feeding ("engine," cows background). The cut improves towards the end when conditions improved. Section at end of the continuation is better.