Ring-necked Duck

Aythya collaris

ML138587


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Gregory Budney
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Connecticut Hill Wildlife Management Area. Large pond near intersection of Conn Hill and Boylan Rds
Tompkins, New York, United States
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Latitude and Longitude 42.3746, -76.6569 Map

Age and Sex
Adult – 1
Sounds
Call
Behaviors
Flying
Breeding
Tags
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Playback
Not Used

Media notes

Recorded with a mid-side stereo microphone pair mounted on a small platform covered with camouflage mesh cloth and floated in the pond with a long cable run between the float and audio recorder. This was a single Ring-necked Duck. Not seen clearly enough through the undergrowth to determine sex with 100% certainly. Other Behaviors: Depart, Take Flight. Habitat: Deciduous Forest, Pond. Equipment Notes: MS stereo original was decoded via SoundBlade when archived.

Background Species

Red-winged Blackbird - Agelaius phoeniceus

Technical Information

Recorder
HHB PORTADAT PDR 1000
Microphone
Sennheiser MKH 20; Sennheiser MKH 30
Accessories

Archival Information

Cataloged
12 Jan 2010 by Martha Fischer
Digitized
12 Jan 2010 by Martha Fischer
Edited
12 Jan 2010 by Martha Fischer

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