Great Blue Heron (Blue form)

Ardea herodias [herodias Group]

ML31435


©
Range Bayer
Search this contributor

Latitude and Longitude 44.6, -124.0333 Map

Age and Sex
Adult – 1
Sounds
Call
Behaviors
Flying
Breeding
Courtship, Display, or Copulation
Tags
; ;
Playback
Not Used

Comments

NOTES: (Bkground Sounds: Feeding calls of Great Blue Heron young. Species Sound or Soc. Contact: Infrequent. Breeding Status: Territorial paired? Behav. Context: Nest relief? Parent-young contact? Visual Display: Yes? General Climate: Wet. Cover Density:Medium. Copy Recorder: ATR-700 2 trk.) This is the Landing call of heron as it approaches its nest in the Yaquina-S colony. Note that the calls of young GBHs start after the 3rd or 4th figure (syllable); the young may recognize their parent on the basis of this call. [Orig. is off-speed. Vari-speed used on ATR-700, 9 o'clock position.]. Other Behaviors: Arrive, Advertise, Mate, Social Context: Colony. Habitat: Forest, Coniferous Forest.

Technical Information

Recorder
PANASONIC RQ-413S
Microphone
Accessories

Archival Information

Cataloged
31 Oct 2001 by Annette Nadeau
Digitized
18 Aug 2005 by James Napoli
Edited
27 Mar 1984 by Gregory Budney

Related Media

Same Species

View All