Chukar, Alectoris chukar

Recording AV#14882. USA: Oregon; Umatilla Co., just west of Pilot Rock on 395 (45.4644, -118.879)
recorded by Pamela C. Rasmussen

Recording Characterization

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Sonogram of recording #AV 14882
AVoCet catalog #AV14882
Audio duration (s)75.5
ID confidence and determination100%
seen well calling
Other identified bird speciesSturnella neglecta
Sound types presentsong and calls
Grade of best portiongood
Playback usedno

Individual Characterization

Determined by: plumage
Behaviorrunning along with head feathers raised, neck extended, head forward, calling with the single repeated note, and then went into the longer series
Group size1


Recording dateApril 27, 2012
Time recorded (24h)8:08h
LocationUSA: Oregon; Umatilla Co., just west of Pilot Rock on 395 (45.4644, -118.879)
Coordinates determined by: GPS
Elevation (m)550
Determined by: GPS
Habitatrocky hills with cheatgrass and small patches of sage

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