Northern Shoveler, Anas clypeata

Recording AV#14751. USA: Montana; Phillips Co., Rt. 2 near Malta (48.44, -107.71)
recorded by Pamela C. Rasmussen

Recording Characterization

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Sonogram of recording #AV 14751
AVoCet catalog #AV14751
Audio duration (s)8.4
ID confidence and determination100%
seen well
Sound types presentcalls and splashing during chase
Grade of best portiongood
Playback usedno

Individual Characterization

Sexboth present
Determined by: plumage
Determined by: plumage
Behaviorwater then aerial chase
Group size2 males and 1 female
Same individual as in other cuts in same spatiotemporal group?possibly


Recording dateMay 13, 2012
Time recorded (24h)11:21h
LocationUSA: Montana; Phillips Co., Rt. 2 near Malta (48.44, -107.71)
Coordinates determined by: estimate from Google Earth
Elevation (m)720
Determined by: estimate from Google Earth
Habitatprairie potholes

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