Black-capped Chickadee, Parus atricapillus

Recording AV#914. USA: Michigan: Ingham Co.; Sleepy Hollow State Park, Picnic Island (42.922, -84.408)
recorded by Pamela C. Rasmussen

Recording Characterization

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Sonogram of recording #AV 914
AVoCet catalog #AV914
Audio duration (s)71.4
ID confidence and determination100%
seen well at close quarters
Other identified bird speciesCardinalis cardinalis, Turdus migratorius
Sound types presentcall
Grade of best portiongood
Playback usedno

Individual Characterization

Determined by: plumage
Determined by: plumage
Behaviorexcitedly fussing in low brush at edge of woods; possibly a territorial confrontation between family groups
Group size6


Recording dateApril 18, 2009
Time recorded (24h)10:24h
LocationUSA: Michigan: Ingham Co.; Sleepy Hollow State Park, Picnic Island (42.922, -84.408)
Coordinates determined by: Google Earth
Elevation (m)250
Determined by: Google Earth
Weatherc.60 F, sunny, windy
Habitatnear bridge over narrow straight separating island from mainland; open bushy lake edge vegetation

Additional Information

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