Sanderling, Calidris alba

Recording AV#16115. USA: Florida; Pinellas County, spoil islet near Belleview Island (27.949, -82.82)
recorded by Pamela C. Rasmussen

Recording Characterization

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Graphic Sound Analysis
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Sonogram of recording #AV 16115
AVoCet catalog #AV16115
Audio duration (s)1.3
ID confidence and determination100%
seen well; no other birds on islet
Other noisewaves
Sound types presentcalls
Grade of best portiongood
Playback usedno

Individual Characterization

Determined by: plumage
Behaviortaking off from tide line where they were foraging
Group sizea few
Same individual as in other cuts in same spatiotemporal group?possibly same group, others nearby


Recording dateNovember 25, 2012
Time recorded (24h)11:24h
LocationUSA: Florida; Pinellas County, spoil islet near Belleview Island (27.949, -82.82)
Coordinates determined by: Google Earth
Elevation (m)1
Determined by: Google Earth
Weatherclear, calm
Habitattiny spoil islet

Additional Information

Recordist namePamela C. Rasmussen
Copyright/permissionscopyright by recordist, freely available for non-commercial use with attribution
Recording EquipmentNagra Ares BB+, Sennheiser ME67-K6