Double-crested Cormorant, Phalacrocorax auritus

Recording AV#11358. USA: Virginia; Assateague Island, Chincoteague National Wildlife Refuge (37.9, -75.36)
recorded by Pamela C. Rasmussen

Recording Characterization

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Sonogram of recording #AV 11358
AVoCet catalog #AV11358
Audio duration (s)3.4
ID confidence and determination100%
seen well
Sound types presentsplashing and wing noise
Grade of best portiongood
Playback usedno

Individual Characterization

Behaviorjumping out of water onto perch
Group sizeseveral around, just one making noise
Same individual as in other cuts in same spatiotemporal group?same flock


Recording dateNovember 13, 2010
Time recorded (24h)17:00h
LocationUSA: Virginia; Assateague Island, Chincoteague National Wildlife Refuge (37.9, -75.36)
Coordinates determined by: Google Earth
Elevation (m)1
Determined by: estimate from Google Earth
Habitatcanal within pine forest along road

Additional Information

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