Red-tailed Hawk

Buteo jamaicensis

ML113773


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Curtis Marantz
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0.4 km E of Nantucket Island; Nantucket Field Station, .5 mi. N Polpis Road
Nantucket, Massachusetts, United States
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Age and Sex
Adult – 2
Sounds
Call; Dawn Song
Behaviors
Breeding
Tags
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Playback
Not Used

Comments

NOTES: Range Status: normal. Breeding Status: breeding?. Sound Delivery Rate: normal, high. General Climate: humid, cyclic wet-dry. Season: spring. Cover Density: open. Species Sound or Social Contact: frequent. Behavioral Context of Sound: Distress. Notes: "Cut began with singing Blackburnian Warbler (see cut 95-104-06). Cut continues after announcement to end of tape (ending at 605am) when bird was perched 50-60m away. Also in background: American Crow, Blackburnian Warbler, woodpecker drum." -SBA 25/11/02. Other Behaviors: Emit Alarm. Habitat: Forest, Deciduous Forest, Island.

Background Species

Belted Kingfisher - Megaceryle alcyon
Blue Jay - Cyanocitta cristata
Carolina Wren - Thryothorus ludovicianus
Common Yellowthroat - Geothlypis trichas
Gray Catbird - Dumetella carolinensis
Mourning Dove - Zenaida macroura
Song Sparrow - Melospiza melodia

Technical Information

Recorder
NAGRA IV-D
Microphone
Sennheiser MKH 815
Accessories

Archival Information

Cataloged
3 Dec 2002 by Sarah Benson-Amram
Digitized
3 Dec 2002 by Sarah Benson-Amram
Edited
3 Dec 2002 by Sarah Benson-Amram

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