Dunlin, Calidris alpina

Recording AV#11338. USA: Delaware; Bombay Hook National Wildlife Refuge (39.26, -75.47)
recorded by Pamela C. Rasmussen

Recording Characterization

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Sonogram of recording #AV 11338
AVoCet catalog #AV11338
Audio duration (s)17.3
ID confidence and determination100%
seen well
Other identified bird speciesLarus cf. delawarensis
Other noisefoghorn
Sound types presentcalls
Grade of best portiongood
Playback usedno

Individual Characterization

Behaviorforaging on mudflat and in shallow water
Group sizefairly large dispersed flock


Recording dateNovember 14, 2010
Time recorded (24h)9:36h
LocationUSA: Delaware; Bombay Hook National Wildlife Refuge (39.26, -75.47)
Coordinates determined by: Google Earth
Elevation (m)0
Determined by: estimate from Google Earth
Weatherclear, calm, pleasant
Habitatextensive mudflats and shallow water in marsh

Additional Information

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