White-crowned Sparrow, Zonotrichia leucophrys

Recording AV#11120. USA: Indiana; Starke County, Kankakee State Fish and Wildlife Area (41.3, -86.7)
recorded by Pamela C. Rasmussen

Recording Characterization

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Sonogram of recording #AV 11120
AVoCet catalog #AV11120
Audio duration (s)15.9
ID confidence and determination100%
seen well calling
Other identified bird speciesMelanerpes carolinensis, Corvus brachyrhynchus, Melospiza melodia
Other noisetraffic
Sound types presentcalls
Grade of best portiongood
Playback usedno

Individual Characterization

Ageadults and at least one first-winter present
Determined by: plumage
Behaviorperched atop bushes
Group sizeseveral


Recording dateOctober 31, 2010
Time recorded (24h)10:16
LocationUSA: Indiana; Starke County, Kankakee State Fish and Wildlife Area (41.3, -86.7)
Coordinates determined by: estimate from Google Earth
Elevation (m)200
Determined by: estimate from Google Earth
Weatherpleasant, sunny, light winds
Habitatbrushy patch near fields and small pools

Additional Information

Recordist namePamela C. Rasmussen
Copyright/permissionscopyright by recordist; freely available with attribution
Recording EquipmentNagra Ares BB+, Sennheiser ME-66/K6