Arctic National Wildlife Refuge - Timber Lake - June 11, 2006 - 10:06AM

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Title Arctic National Wildlife Refuge - Timber Lake - June 11, 2006 - 10:06AM
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Common Name Hoary Redpoll; American Tree Sparrow; White-crowned Sparrow; Upland Sandpiper
Scientific Name Carduelis hornemanni; Spizella arborea; Zonotrichia leucophrys; Bartramia longicauda
Subject Ambient sounds; Places; 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 2006-06-11
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: W of campsite abt 500m (between lake and camp). Very windy. Upland sandpiper stress calls @ beginning. Mics set up in lee of white spruce trees to protect from wind… Season: Spring; Climate: Dry (cyclical); Weather: Light wind (to 10MPH); Temp.: 58.5F; Altitude: 2796 feet; Biome: Arctic; Terrestrial habitat: Boreal-tiaga-tundra; Species heard: Hoary Redpoll; Tree Sparrow; White-crowned Sparrow; Upland Sandpiper; Local time: 10:06AM
Global Positioning System Coordinates 68.383567 / -146.423517
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/s60g3zdf
ID 1117640
setname uu_wss
CONTENTdm URL http://cdmbuntu.lib.utah.edu/cdm/ref/collection/wss/id/763