Three-banded Plover, Charadrius tricollaris

Recording AV#11742. South Africa: Western Cape; Paarl Bird Sanctuary (-33.691, 18.98)
recorded by Pamela C. Rasmussen

Recording Characterization

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Sonogram of recording #AV 11742
AVoCet catalog #AV11742
Audio duration (s)1.0
ID confidence and determination100%
seen well calling
Other noisewalking
Sound types presentcall
Grade of best portionbelow average
brief, noisy
Playback usedno

Individual Characterization

Determined by: plumage
Behaviorstanding on dike, flying off when approached closely
Group size1 adult, quiet downy young nearby


Recording dateJanuary 08, 2011
Time recorded (24h)9:04h
LocationSouth Africa: Western Cape; Paarl Bird Sanctuary (-33.691, 18.98)
Coordinates determined by: Google Earth
Elevation (m)90
Determined by: Google Earth
Weatherclear, calm, pleasant
Habitatsewage works

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