American Wigeon, Anas americana

Recording AV#14788. Canada: Saskatchewan; Grassland National Park, pools at entrance to outer loop (49.16, -107.66)
recorded by Pamela C. Rasmussen

Recording Characterization

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Sonogram of recording #AV 14788
AVoCet catalog #AV14788
Audio duration (s)16.3
ID confidence and determination100% for male's calls at least
seen well
Sound types presentsong, possibly also calls
Grade of best portiongood
Playback usedno

Individual Characterization

Sexmale definitely calling
Determined by: plumage
Ageadult
Determined by: plumage
Behaviorhead held up and bill opened a bit
Group size1 male vocalizing, others present

Environment

Recording dateMay 14, 2012
Time recorded (24h)6:16h
LocationCanada: Saskatchewan; Grassland National Park, pools at entrance to outer loop (49.16, -107.66)
Coordinates determined by: estimate from Google Earth
Elevation (m)800
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