Great Horned Owls on Orcas Island Washington (110128) a

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Title Great Horned Owls on Orcas Island Washington (110128) a
Common Name Great Horned Owl
Scientific Name Bubo virginianus
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Craniata
Class Aves
Order Strigiformes
Family Strigidae
Genus Bubo
Subject Birds; Places; Nature sounds; Ambient sounds
Spatial Coverage Orcas Island (Wash.); San Juan 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, http://westernsoundscape.org. Use of this audio file is allowed in accordance with the Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial-No Derivative Works 3.0 United States License; http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-nd/3.0/us/
Contributors San Juan County Land Bank; Kim Middleton
Date 2011-01-28
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 http://www.natureserve.org/explorer
Description Great Horned Owl vocalizations
Photo Rights Management Photo copyright 2007, by dbaron; http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/2.0/deed.en Photo used by permission. Creative Commons Attribution-Share Alike 2.0 Generic license
Note Local time: approximately 2:10 AM; Elevation: 50 feet; Recorded in dense fog at the base of a large dead tree amidst thick forest.; A Great Horned Owl nest was at top of tree in a hollow section, and at least one owl was observed at the tree; Recorded numerous types of nearby vocalizations from at least two or several owls; Temperature at 6:30 PM at this location on 1/27/11 was 49 degrees Fahrenheit with wind speed of 0 mph, humidity 83%; Fog lifted in the morning, but skies still mostly cloudy with high humidity. Temperature at 8:40 AM on 1/28/11 was 46 degrees Fahrenheit, winds were 0-1 mph, humidity was 63%.
Species Range (Southwestern States) http://www.westernsoundscape.org/maps/speciesExtent.php?species=177884
Full Nature Serve Report http://www.natureserve.org/explorer/servlet/NatureServe?searchSpeciesUid=ELEMENT_GLOBAL.2.770876
Source File Recording Equipment Sennheiser MKH30 and MKH40 microphones in a stereo MS pattern to a Sound Devices 722 recorder; 48 kHz/24 bit sampling rate
ARK ark:/87278/s6vh62b1
Setname uu_wss
Date Created 2011-03-08
Date Modified 2011-03-08
ID 1119638
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s6vh62b1
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