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Sanderling

Calidris alba

ML3065


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Randolph Little
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LAKE ONTARIO; ELDORADO BEACH
New York, United States
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Age and Sex
Age not specified, Sex not specified
Sounds
Call
Behaviors
Foraging or Eating
Breeding
Tags
;
Playback
Not Used

Comments

NOTES: Background: CALIDRIS PUSILLA (STEADY SPARROW CHIPPING SOUND); ROCKY BEACH. FEEDING AND CHASING CALLS. WEESE-WEES-WEES ETC. OR PEEP-PEEP-PEEP ETC. BEST OF 2:00. Sex: 12 UNKNOWN [Conversational "twittering" by what appears to be a large number of individuals of this species amid a mixed-species, foraging flock. The beginning of the second part highlights a few birds, so it may be more useful than much of the rest of the recording, in which many birds are calling together. Quality changed from 3, 2 to 2-3, 2 - CAM - 2 December 2004]. Habitat: Rocky.

Background Species

Killdeer - Charadrius vociferus
Semipalmated Sandpiper - Calidris pusilla

Technical Information

Recorder
NAGRA III-B
Microphone
AKG 200
Accessories
Parabola 91.4cm/30.5cm (36in/12in)

Archival Information

Cataloged
Digitized
30 Oct 2000 by Martha Fischer
Edited

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