Great Blue Heron (Blue form)

Ardea herodias [herodias Group]

ML33


William V. Ward
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Applegate River Near Provolt
Oregon, United States
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Latitude and Longitude 42.2667, -123.2333 Map

Age and Sex
Age not specified, Sex not specified
Sounds
Call
Behaviors
Breeding
Courtship, Display, or Copulation
Tags
; ; Nest;
Playback
Not Used

Comments

This is a followup of my recording made at the same location on April 2, 1977 when this colony was re-establishing itself for this year's breeding season. This recording has begging cris of young of three different ages and a few squawks from adults. Birds are nesting in tall cottonwoods about 135 feet above the ground. General climate: Wet. Cover density: Medium. ML: Unbroken cut with handling noise gain change. Other Behaviors: Mate, Establish Parent Young Contact, Beg, Perform Nest Relief, Social Context: Colony. Habitat: River. Elevation: 334 m.

Technical Information

Recorder
MAGNEMITE 610E
Microphone
Dan Gibson P500
Accessories
Dan Gibson Parabola 45.7cm/11cm (18in/4.3in)

Archival Information

Cataloged
Digitized
18 Aug 2005 by James Napoli
Edited

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