Northern Shoveler, Anas clypeata

Recording AV#14753. 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 14753
AVoCet catalog #AV14753
Audio duration (s)21.6
ID confidence and determination100%
seen well
Sound types presentcalls and splashing during landing
Grade of best portiongood
Playback usedno

Individual Characterization

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


Recording dateMay 13, 2012
Time recorded (24h)11:26h
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 pothole

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