Blue Jay

Cyanocitta cristata

ML223205301


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Wil Hershberger
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eBird Checklist S67124747
Wood Song, 1.5 km WSW of Johnsontown
Berkeley, West Virginia, United States
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Latitude and Longitude 39.575, -78.0545 Map

Age
Adult
Sex
Unknown
Sounds
Call
Behaviors
Breeding
Tags
Playback
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Media notes

Behavior and other notes: Adult Blue Jay giving guttural calls near a nest that is under construction. The bird that was on the nest working twigs into the cup, flew over to the calling bird when it started these guttural calls. This could possibly be a male that was calling. Recording Time: 0838 (UTC -4). Temperature 15C. Habitat: mixed deciduous woods. Distance to sound source: 12 meters. Specific location: Wood Song Berkeley Co., WV. Latitude 39.575464, Longitude -78.056623. Elevation 156 meters. ID’d by sight and sound; ID confidence 100%. Equipment notes: Recorder HPF on at 80Hz, -12dB/octave.

Technical Information

Recorder
Sound Device 702
Microphone
Senn. MKH8020
Accessories
30” Roche Parabola
Original file size
46,063KB

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