Surf Scoter calls 090330

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Title Surf Scoter calls 090330
Common Name Surf Scoter
Scientific Name Melanitta perspicillata
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Craniata
Class Aves
Order Anseriformes
Family Anatidae
Genus Melanitta
Subject Birds; Places; Nature sounds
Spatial Coverage Birch Bay State Park (Wash.); Whatcom County (Wash.); Washington (State)
Creator Rice, Jeff
Media Rights Management Audio file copyright 2011, the Western Soundscape Archive at the University of Utah J. Willard Marriott Library, Use of this audio file is allowed in accordance with the Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial-No Derivative Works 3.0 United States License;
Date 2009-03-30
Type Sound
Format video/mp4
Digitization Specifications Compressed from .wav format into .mp4 delivery format
Contributing Institution J. Willard Marriott Library, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah 84112; Ecological and animal data provided by NatureServe. NatureServe Explorer: An online encyclopedia of life [web application]. NatureServe, Arlington, Virginia. Available
Description Surf Scoter calls
Note Large flocks of various bird species feasted on hering eggs just off shore; temperature 49 degrees Fahrenheit; winds light to moderate, skies overcast with a slight drizzle; elevation sea level; recorded between 1:00 PM and 2:00 PM
Global Positioning System Coordinates 48.901533 / -122.7731
Species Range (Southwestern States)
Full Nature Serve Report
Source File Recording Equipment Telinga Stereo DAT Pro 6 parabolic microphone to a Sound Devices 722 recorder at a 44.1 kHz/24 bit sampling rate
ARK ark:/87278/s6sq9cxz
Setname uu_wss
Date Created 2011-03-08
Date Modified 2021-05-06
ID 1119623
Reference URL