Tundra Swan (Whistling)

Cygnus columbianus columbianus

ML62658


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William W. H. Gunn
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Goodlands
Manitoba, Canada
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Age and Sex
Age not specified, Sex not specified
Sounds
Call; Non-vocal
Behaviors
Breeding
Tags
;
Playback
Unspecified

Media notes

NOTES: start of migratory flight at dusk 30+ birds at Goodlands slough. (a) loud flight call (b) distant calls, flight calls and wing-beats as birds approach, fly past, a second group flies past, then wing beats of 3rd group and calls and wing beats from a small group distant calls Also: w. mdlk, redwing blkbd, killdeer, reflector Q 2, 1-2, 2-3; Nagra serial # N60-301. Number of individuals=UU30+;.

Background Species

Killdeer - Charadrius vociferus
Red-winged Blackbird - Agelaius phoeniceus
Western Meadowlark - Sturnella neglecta

Technical Information

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

Archival Information

Cataloged
10 Jan 2000 by Martha Fischer
Digitized
11 Oct 2000 by Lauren A. Serafin
Edited

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