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Dzanga-Sangha Reserve; Elephant bai; Mirador observation platform
Sangha-Mbaéré, Central African Republic
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Latitude and Longitude 2.9543, 16.3641 Map

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Subject 1: (Environmental Recording). Subtitle: Bai night ambi. Timecode In: 00:00:03. Timecode out: 02:07:38. Subject 2: African Forest Elephant (Loxodonta cyclotis). Timecode In: 00:01:06. Timecode out: 01:52:50. Equipment Notes: 4-Channel Surround; 1=L, 2=R, 3=Ls, 4=Rs; Schoeps MK 2. Show: Dzanga Elephants Log of DAT #: 16a Engineer: Bill McQuay Date: Feb 26, 2002 1:08-1:18 ambi. Rumbling 2:32 FX rumble 6:45-6:52 Rumble. 9:18-9:31 Water splashing 11:02-11:11 Rumble followed by call. 17:04 FX call. 17:24-17:43 Rumble, call, snort. 18:02 FX Loud, startling call. 20:45-20:55 Birds chattering. 25:00 FX animal calling. 25:25 FX elephant rumble. 29:54 FX call. 31:32 FX loud call. 32:49 FX elephant squeal. 35:29-35:39 call, followed by a rumble. 37:42 FX rumble. 40:10 FX rumble. 41:14 FX loud call. 42:55-43:02 series of rumbles. *1:10:43-1:11:20 Lots of calling, back and forth. 1:27:35 FX call. 1:32:12 FX call. 1:42:50-1:45:00 Ambi. Birds chattering, then the frogs pick up the chorus. 1:46:47 FX call. 1:52:39-1:52:48 Rumble. 1:55:54-2:00:30 Ambi. Rumbling and frogs. Sounds like snoring. Actually, maybe it is snoring. Alex has fallen asleep. 2:07:37 End.

Background Species

African Forest Elephant - Loxodonta cyclotis

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SONY TCD-D8
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Archival Information

Cataloged
25 Mar 2010 by Ben Brotman
Digitized
24 Mar 2010 by Ben Brotman
Edited
25 Mar 2010 by Ben Brotman