Arctic National Wildlife Refuge - Timber Lake - June 10, 2006 - 5:37PM

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Title Arctic National Wildlife Refuge - Timber Lake - June 10, 2006 - 5:37PM
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Common Name Wandering Tattler; American Tree Sparrow
Scientific Name Tringa incana; Spizella arborea
Subject Ambient sounds; Places; Birds; Nature sounds
Spatial Coverage Arctic National Wildlife Refuge (Alaska); Alaska; Timber Lake (North Slope Borough, Alaska)
Creator Krause, Bernard L.
Media Rights Management Principal Investigator: Bernie Krause, PhD; Project collaborators and associates: Kevin Colver, Martyn Stewart
Publisher Western Soundscape Archive, University of Utah
Contributors Colver, Kevin J.; Stewart, Martyn, 1955-
Date 2006-06-10
Type Sound
Format image/jpeg
Digitization Specifications Compressed from .wav format into .mp3 delivery format.
Contributing Institution Support for the Arctic Soundscape Project was provided by the Animal Welfare Institute, Calgary Zoo, Harvard University, Google (Firm), Johnson Outdoor Industries, Madrone Audubon Society, Maine Community Foundation, Patagonia, Inc., SanDisk, SkyWalker Sound, individual residents of the Sonoma County community, Stanford University, University of Utah J. Willard Marriott Library, and the U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service
Recording Description ambient recording
Note Field notes: 1k tone @ beginning = 64dBA at mic input (for calibration) Late spring. Weather conditions extreme during any hour (cold, windy, snow, rain, warm). Former hunting camp where wildlife generally shy of humans. No predators or large megafauna seen over 10 day period on site. Location: Inlet to auf ice SE of campsite off edge of runway. Attempting to record wandering tattler. Mid-field at 18:15. Generally windy esp after 16:00. Season: Spring; Climate: Dry (cyclical); Weather: Heavy wind (10+ MPH); Altitude: 2797 feet; Biome: Arctic; Terrestrial habitat: Boreal-tiaga-tundra; Species heard: Wandering Tattler; Tree Sparrow; Local time: 5:37PM
Global Positioning System Coordinates 68.383117 / -146.4147
Additional Resources Arctic Soundscape Project; http://www.wildsanctuary.com/popv2/pop_arctic
Source File Recording Equipment Recorder: Sound Devices 722; Microphone: Senn. 30/40 MS combo; Mic pattern: M-S; Sample Bit rates: 44.1/24/WAV
ARK ark:/87278/s6rx9rbn
ID 1117634
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