Sanderling, Calidris alba

Recording AV#14540. USA: Washington; Port Angeles, Ediz Hook (48.1397, -123.443)
recorded by Pamela C. Rasmussen

Recording Characterization

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Graphic Sound Analysis
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Sonogram of recording #AV 14540
AVoCet catalog #AV14540
Audio duration (s)7.2
ID confidence and determination100%
seen well; matches knowns
Other identified bird speciesCalidris mauri
Other noisewaves
Sound types presentcalls
Grade of best portiongood
Playback usedno

Individual Characterization

Determined by: breeding plumage
Behaviorhad been running along tideline in mixed flock, then took flight
Group size3 of this species
Same individual as in other cuts in same spatiotemporal group?same cut as for Calidris mauri


Recording dateMay 01, 2012
Time recorded (24h)12:28h
LocationUSA: Washington; Port Angeles, Ediz Hook (48.1397, -123.443)
Coordinates determined by: Google Earth
Elevation (m)0
Determined by: Google Earth
Weathercool, drizzly, windy
Habitatpebbly and brown algae-covered shore of bay

Additional Information

Recordist namePamela C. Rasmussen
Copyright/permissionscopyright by recordist, freely available for non-commercial use with attribution
Recording EquipmentNagra Ares BB+, Sennheiser ME-67/K6