Beaver vocalizations

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Title Beaver vocalizations
Common Name American Beaver; Beaver
Scientific Name Castor canadensis
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Craniata
Class Mammalia
Order Rodentia
Family Castoridae
Genus Castor
Subject Mammals
Spatial Coverage San Rafael Swell (Utah); Emery County (Utah); Utah
Creator Rice, Jeff
Media Rights Management Audio file copyright 2008, Jeff Rice. Use of this audio file is allowed in accordance with the Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial-No Derivative Works 3.0 United States License;
Publisher Western Soundscape Archive; University of Utah
Date 2008-07-10
Type Sound
Format video/mp4
Digitization Specifications Compressed from .wav format to .mp3 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 Evening vocalizations of two beavers in the San Rafael River; a bat is also heard echolocating
Photo Rights Management Photo copyright 2008, Charles H. Warren; Image may be freely reproduced for non-profit and educational purposes. For commercial purposes please contact the Creator. Source:
Note Recordings were made near a beaver dam on the San Rafael River in southern Utah. Air temperature was 86 degrees Fahrenheit. Elevation was 5082 feet. Recorded using a pair of DPA 4060 microphones to a Sony DAT Walkman recorder. Sampling rate was 44.1 kHz/16 bits. The audible echolocations of a bat can also be heard occasionally in the recording. Local Time: 10:00 PM
Species Range (Southwestern States)
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ARK ark:/87278/s673746q
Setname uu_wss
ID 1117824
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