Tundra Swan (Whistling)

Cygnus columbianus columbianus

ML62667


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William W. H. Gunn
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Toolik River Area
Alaska, United States
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Latitude and Longitude 69.75, -149.0 Map

Age and Sex
Age not specified, Sex not specified
Sounds
Call
Behaviors
Breeding
Tags
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Playback
Unspecified

Media notes

NOTES: low intensity alarm call from 1 of 2 birds on lake. Then 2 fly off? 1 calls from lake. Also: pectoral sandpiper, red phalarope, stilt sandpiper, oldsquaw, willow ptarmigan, white-fronted goose. Dubbed from Reel 6 Kavik River Camp Credit CAGSL where feasible. Q 2, 2-3. Number of individuals=UUc1;. Other Behaviors: Emit Alarm.

Background Species

Greater White-fronted Goose - Anser albifrons
Long-tailed Duck - Clangula hyemalis
Pectoral Sandpiper - Calidris melanotos
Red Phalarope - Phalaropus fulicarius
Stilt Sandpiper - Calidris himantopus
Willow Ptarmigan - Lagopus lagopus

Technical Information

Recorder
Microphone
Accessories

Archival Information

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

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