Common Greenshank, Tringa nebularia

Recording AV#3883. Oman: Muscat Governorate; southern outskirts of Qurayyat (23.252, 58.911)
recorded by Pamela C. Rasmussen

Recording Characterization

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Graphic Sound Analysis
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Sonogram of recording #AV 3883
AVoCet catalog #AV3883
Audio duration (s)17.9
Other identified bird speciesCorvus rhipidura
Other noisehighway noise
Sound types presentcall
probably not alarm calls, as I was not approaching them
Grade of best portionaverage

Individual Characterization

Behaviorwading in shallow flooded area, then all taking off together, making the sounds in clip
Group sizeflock of 7


Recording dateMarch 01, 2010
Time recorded (24h)8:51h
LocationOman: Muscat Governorate; southern outskirts of Qurayyat (23.252, 58.911)
Coordinates determined by: GPS
Elevation (m)1
Determined by: Google Earth
Weatherwindy, 85F, humid
Habitatsandflats with scattered bushes in valley, with a lot of standing water

Additional Information

Recordist namePamela C. Rasmussen
Copyright/permissionscopyrighted by recordist; freely available with attribution
Recording EquipmentNagra Ares BB+; Sennheiser ME-66