Environmental

ML171279


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Fred W. Loetscher, Jr.
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Latitude and Longitude -16.9167, 145.8167 Map

Age and Sex
Sounds
Behaviors
Tags
; Environmental;
Playback
Unspecified

Comments

Subtitle: Asiatic Shorebirds. Habitat: Mudflats. Tide was nearly high. Weather: Cloudy; Little wind (5-8mph) Recordist note: "These birds were taped from inside my car with parabola held out the window as we were perched at the very edge of the mud flats. Birds were feeding. Other shorebirds seen here before dark today and many other days during this month (some of which are no doubt on the tape) include: Golden Plover, Red-capped Dotterel, Mongolian Sand-dotterel, Large Sand-dotterel, Black-tailed Godwit, Grey-tailed Tattler, Greenshank, Terek Sandpiper, Broad-billed Sandpiper, Sharp-tailed Sandpiper, Curlew Sandpiper, both species of Knot, etc.". Equipment Notes: Microphone: Norelco AKG Dyn 200.

Background Species

Bar-tailed Godwit - Limosa lapponica
Far Eastern Curlew - Numenius madagascariensis
Red-necked Stint - Calidris ruficollis
Whimbrel (Siberian) - Numenius phaeopus variegatus

Technical Information

Recorder
NAGRA III
Microphone
Accessories
Parabola 61cm (24in)

Archival Information

Cataloged
24 Oct 2012 by Brad Walker
Digitized
24 Oct 2012 by Brad Walker
Edited