House Wren, Troglodytes aedon

Recording AV#14600. USA: Indiana; Porter Co.; Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore (41.65, -87.039)
recorded by Pamela C. Rasmussen

Recording Characterization

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Sonogram of recording #AV 14600
AVoCet catalog #AV14600
Audio duration (s)113.5
ID confidence and determination100%
seen well singing
Other noisetraffic
Sound types presentsong and calls
Grade of best portiongood
Playback usedyes, this is a response to playback of bird's own vocalizations

Individual Characterization

Behaviortwo birds immediately came out of hiding after playback of two of their own strophes, went searching around the clearing and into the adjacent forest, then came back into clearing and chattered, then sustained singing
Group size2


Recording dateMay 10, 2012
Time recorded (24h)7:47h
LocationUSA: Indiana; Porter Co.; Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore (41.65, -87.039)
Coordinates determined by: GPS
Elevation (m)190
Determined by: Google Earth
Weathersunny, cool, calm
Habitatdeciduous woods

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