Northern Pintail, Anas acuta

Recording AV#12663. USA: Illinois: Chicago; Lincoln Park Zoo (41.921, -87.634)
recorded by Pamela C. Rasmussen

Recording Characterization

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Sonogram of recording #AV 12663
AVoCet catalog #AV12663
Audio duration (s)9.9
ID confidence and determination100%
seen well; familiar
Other identified bird speciesCygnus buccinator, Passer domesticus, Larus delawarensis
Other noisetraffic
Sound types presentcalls
could be song
Grade of best portiongood
Playback usedno

Individual Characterization

Sexboth present
Determined by: plumage
Behaviorloafing in waterfowl pond with other wild waterfowl and captive swans
Group sizeseveral


Recording dateMarch 20, 2011
Time recorded (24h)13:47h
LocationUSA: Illinois: Chicago; Lincoln Park Zoo (41.921, -87.634)
Coordinates determined by: Google Earth
Elevation (m)180
Determined by: Google Earth
Habitatwaterfowl pond on zoo grounds

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