Western Kingbird, Tyrannus verticalis

Recording AV#14890. USA: Washington; Walla Walla Co., Touchet, just off Byrne Road (46.01, -118.78)
recorded by Pamela C. Rasmussen

Recording Characterization

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Sonogram of recording #AV 14890
AVoCet catalog #AV14890
Audio duration (s)67.3
ID confidence and determination100%
seen well
Sound types presentcalls and song
Grade of best portiongood
Playback usedno

Individual Characterization

Behaviorone on wire, calling occasionally but giving just slight movement of lower body; later another bird landed near it, they faced each other and gave the twitter
Group size2


Recording dateApril 29, 2012
Time recorded (24h)7:17h
LocationUSA: Washington; Walla Walla Co., Touchet, just off Byrne Road (46.01, -118.78)
Coordinates determined by: estimate from Google Earth
Elevation (m)340
Determined by: estimate from Google Earth
Habitatopen barren country

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