Blue Jay, Cyanocitta cristata bromia

Recording AV#743. USA: Michigan; Ingham Co., Okemos, 2403 Huron Hill Drive (42.718, -84.438)
recorded by Pamela C. Rasmussen

Recording Characterization

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Sonogram of recording #AV 743
AVoCet catalog #AV743
Audio duration (s)8.8
ID confidence and determination100%
Seen at close quarters calling
Other identified bird speciesCardinalis cardinalis
Sound types presentcall
Grade of best portiongood
Playback usedno

Individual Characterization

Behaviorsitting in low tree limb calling because we had just thrown peanuts onto lawn and I was too close for it to fly down after them
Group size1


Recording dateFebruary 14, 2009
Time recorded (24h)18:45h
LocationUSA: Michigan; Ingham Co., Okemos, 2403 Huron Hill Drive (42.718, -84.438)
Coordinates determined by: Google Earth
Elevation (m)258
Determined by: Google Earth
Weather55°F, sunny, breezy
Habitatsuburban plot with many large exotic trees and lawns

Additional Information

Recordist namePamela C. Rasmussen
Copyright/permissionscopyright by recordist; freely available with attribution
Recording EquipmentTelinga Pro/parabola, Nagra Ares BB+