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"Bird Songs ... and a few other things"
Recordings:
list (arranged alphabetically) of birds recorded plus a bee swarm, frogs, and a Nutria ...

  1. American Bittern ...
  2. American Coot ...
  3. American Crow ...
  4. American Goldfinch ...
  5. American Robin ...
  6. Anna's Hummingbird ...
  7. Ash-throated Flycatcher ...
  8. Bald Eagle ...
  9. Barn Swallow ...
  10. Belted Kingfisher ...
  11. Bewick's Wren ...
  12. Black Phoebe ...
  13. Black Turnstone ...
  14. Black-capped Chickadee ...
  15. Black-headed Grosbeak ...
  16. Black-throated Gray Warbler ...
  17. Black-throated Sparrow ...
  18. Blue Jay ...
  19. Brewer's Blackbird ...
  20. Brown Creeper ...
  21. Bushtit ...
  22. Cackling Geese ...
  23. California Quail ...
  24. Canada Goose ...
  25. Caspian Tern ...
  26. Chestnut-backed Chickadee ...
  27. Chipping Sparrow ...
  28. Clark's Nutcracker ...
  29. Common Raven ...
  30. Common Yellowthroat ...
  31. Cooper's Hawk ...
  32. Dark-eyed Junco (Oregon) ...
  33. Downy Woodpecker ...
  34. Eurasian Collared-Dove ...
  35. European Starling ...
  36. Fox Sparrow ...
  37. Gambel's Quail ...
  38. Gila Woodpecker ...
  39. Golden Eagle ...
  40. Golden-crowned Sparrow ...
  41. Gray Jay ...
  42. Great Blue Heron ...
  43. Great Horned Owl ...
  44. Great-tailed Grackle ...
  45. Greater Yellowlegs ...
  46. Hermit Thrush ...
  47. Hermit Warbler ...
  48. Hooded Warbler ...
  49. House Finch ...
  50. House Sparrow ...
  51. House Wren ...
  52. Indigo Bunting ...
  53. Killdeer ...
  54. Lazuli Bunting ...
  55. Lesser Yellowlegs ...
  56. Long-billed Dowitcher ...
  57. Mallard ...
  58. Marsh Wren ...
  59. Nashville Warbler ...
  60. Northern Cardinal ...
  61. Northern Flicker ...
  62. Northern Mockingbird ...
  63. Northern Pintail ...
  64. Olive-sided Flycatcher ...
  65. Osprey ...
  66. Pacific-slope Flycatcher ...
  67. Pacific Wren ...
  68. Pied-billed Grebe ...
  69. Pileated Woodpecker ...
  70. Pine Siskin ...
  71. Purple Martin ...
  72. Red Crossbill ...
  73. Red-bellied Woodpecker ...
  74. Red-breasted Nuthatch ...
  75. Red-breasted Sapsucker ...
  76. Red-eyed Vireo ...
  77. Red-tailed Hawk ...
  78. Red-winged Blackbird ...
  79. Ruby-crowned Kinglet ...
  80. Sandhill Cranes ...
  81. Savannah Sparrow ...
  82. Song Sparrow ...
  83. Sora ...
  84. Spotted Sandpiper ...
  85. Spotted Towhee ...
  86. Steller's Jay ...
  87. Swainson's Thrush ...
  88. Tree Swallow ...
  89. Tufted Titmouse ...
  90. Tundra Swan ...
  91. Varied Thrush ...
  92. Verdin ...
  93. Virginia Rail ...
  94. Western Grebe ...
  95. Western Gull ...
  96. Western Meadowlark ...
  97. Western Scrub-jay ...
  98. Western Tanager ...
  99. Western Wood-Pewee ...
  100. White-breasted Nuthatch ...
  101. White-crowned Sparrow ...
  102. White-winged Dove ...
  103. Willow Flycatcher ...
  104. Wilson's Snipe ...
  105. Wilson's Warbler ...
  106. Wrentit ...
  107. Yellow Warbler ...
  108. Yellow-headed Blackbird ...
  109. Yellow-rumped Warbler ...
  1. Bee Swarm ... with Bewick's Wren ...
  2. Frogs ... with Sandhill Cranes ...
  3. Nutria ...
  4. Wild Turkey in pen ...



Miscellaneous ... (stored here until I figure out what to do with them web-wise):
  1. dog chorus ... (mp3, 18 seconds, 297K)
  2. SP4449 approaching and passing ... (mp3, 1 minute 22 seconds, 1290K, LOUD)
  3. 18-wheeler horn ... (mp3, 3 seconds, 59K)

     Among my favorites ...

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  American Bittern ... ("glups")
Ridgefield NWR, Washington, May 15, 2012
mp3 format (1), 8 seconds, 344K, 4 "glups", nice recording

American Bittern ... ("glups")
Ridgefield NWR, Washington, May 15, 2012
mp3 format (1), 6 seconds, 288K, 3 "glups", nice recording

American Bittern, Osprey, and Red-winged Blackbird ... (calls)
Simultaneous American Bittern "gulps" with Osprey "chirps", ending with the call of a Red-winged Blackbird.
Steigerwald Lake NWR, Washington, May 18, 2011
mp3 format (2), 10 seconds, 288K


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American Coot, Mallard, and Nutria ... (calls)
Red-winged Blackbird and Cackling Geese in the background.
Ridgefield NWR, Washington, March 9, 2013.
mp3 format (1,A), 21 seconds, 330K

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American Crow ... (caws)
Vancouver, Washington, July 13, 2011
mp3 format (2), 14 seconds, 425K

American Crow ... (caws)
Vancouver, Washington, July 13, 2011
mp3 format (2), 11 seconds, 294K


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American Goldfinch ... ("tse-bee")
Along Bower Slough
Ridgefield NWR, Washington, August 24, 2012
mp3 format (1,A), 6 seconds, 106K


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American Robin ... (song)
Ridgefield NWR, Washington, June 29, 2012
mp3 format (2), 13 seconds, 341K

American Robin and Northern Flicker ... (Robin song, Flicker call)
Mount Tabor, Oregon, May 6, 2012
mp3 format (2), 15 seconds, 376K

American Robin and Bewick's Wren ... (Robin trill, Wren song)
Vancouver, Washington, February 11, 2012
mp3 format (1), 379K, traffic in background


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Anna's Hummingbird ... (male in blackberries)
Backyard, Vancouver, Washington, January 31, 2013
mp3 format (1,A), 10 seconds, 166K, cars passing by in background

Anna's Hummingbird buzzing head with Cooper's Hawk fledgling in background ... (buzzes and screeches)
Vancouver, Washington, July 31, 2013
mp3 format (1,A), 7 seconds, 113K

Anna's Hummingbird ... (female at feeder)
Backyard, Vancouver, Washington, July 29, 2012
mp3 format (1,A), 3 seconds, 56K


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Ash-throated Flycatcher ... (two chirps)
Lyle-Balch Cemetery, Lyle, Washington, June 15, 2012
mp3 format (1,A), 3 seconds, 49K


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Bald Eagles ... (chattering at each other)
Bybee Lake, Portland, Oregon, November 30, 2011
mp3 format (2), 14 seconds, 352K, slough water in background, plus I-5 close by.

Bald Eagle ... (cry)
Ridgefield NWR, Washington, January 30, 2012
Eagle was at top of tree surveying area.
mp3 format (2), 3 seconds, 98K.

Bald Eagle ... (cry)
Ridgefield NWR, Washington, January 30, 2012
Cackling Geese in the background.
mp3 format (2), 11 seconds, 290K.

Bald Eagle youngster ... (cry)
Ridgefield NWR, Washington, July 12, 2012
this years youngster in tree near nest.
mp3 format (1), 5 seconds, 224K.


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Barn Swallow ... (begging babies and adult chirps)
Ridgefield NWR, Washington, July 8, 2011
mp3 format (2), 7 seconds, 196K, wind noise

 
Bee swarm ... (Bewick's Wren in background)
Ridgefield NWR, Washington, June 3, 2011
mp3 format (2), 6 seconds, 153K, faint

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Belted Kingfisher ... (chatter)
Whitaker Ponds, Portland, Oregon, July 29, 2013
mp3 format (1,A), 10 seconds, 157K, footsteps on metal stairs in beginning, traffic hum in background, two chatters, one as flying away and one landing across the pond

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Bewick's Wren ... (call)
Vancouver, Washington, July 17, 2011
mp3 format (2), 8 seconds, 213K, two calls

Bewick's Wren ... (call)
Vancouver, Washington, July 9, 2011
mp3 format (2), 11 seconds, 227K, two calls

Bewick's Wren ... (call)
Ridgefield NWR, Carty Unit, Washington, June 21, 2011
mp3 format (2), 6 seconds, 166K, one call

Bewick's Wren ... (buzz "A")
Vancouver, Washington, February 12, 2012
mp3 format (1), 320K, traffic in background

Bewick's Wren ... (buzz "B")
Vancouver, Washington, February 11, 2012
mp3 format (1), 204K, traffic in background


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Black Phoebe ... ("tchew")
Whitaker Ponds, Portland, Oregon, August 19, 2012
mp3 format (1), 8 seconds, 350K, American Crow in background, Portland Airport noises

Black Phoebe ... (mother's chirps at nest)
Ridgefield NWR, Washington, June 10, 2011
mp3 format (2), 13 seconds, 317K, faint

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Black-capped Chickadee ... ("fee-bee")
Vancouver, Washington, July 16, 2011
mp3 format (2), 8 seconds, 230K, rain in background

Black-capped Chickadee ... ("dee-dee-dee")
Vancouver, Washington, January 31, 2012
mp3 format (2), 3 seconds, 100K

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Black Turnstone ... ("tweep")
Seaside Cove, Seaside, Oregon, February 2, 2013
mp3 format (1,A) 5 seconds, 94K, faint, Pacific Ocean interferance

Black Turnstone ... (chatter)
Seaside Cove, Seaside, Oregon, February 2, 2013
mp3 format (1,A) 7 seconds, 123K, faint, Pacific Ocean interferance


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Black-headed Grosbeak ... (song)
Ridgefield NWR, Washington, June 3, 2011
mp3 format (2), 20 seconds, 525K, Bower Slough in background

Black-headed Grosbeak ... (song)
Ridgefield NWR, Washington, May 16, 2011
mp3 format (2), 27 seconds, 665K, Lake River in background

Black-headed Grosbeak ... (song)
Vancouver, Washington, May 27, 2012
mp3 format (1), 5 seconds, 248K


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Black-throated Gray Warbler ... (song)
Wasco County, Oregon, June 5, 2013
mp3 format (1,A), 1 seconds, 26K

Western Tanager with Black-throated Gray Warbler ... (both singing)
Wasco County, Oregon, June 5, 2013
mp3 format (1,A), 18 seconds, 287K

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Black-throated Sparrow ... (song)
Troutdale, Oregon, May 12, 2012
mp3 format (1,A), 1 second, 29K, lots of wind noise

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Blue Jay ... (calls)
Silver Lake, Ohio, October 15, 2012
mp3 format (1,A), 5 seconds, 88K

Blue Jays ... (calls)
Silver Lake, Ohio, October 15, 2012
mp3 format (1,A), 7 seconds, 113K

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Brewer's Blackbird ... (calls)
Clatsop Spit, Oregon, October 1, 2012
mp3 format (1,A), 7 seconds, 116K, wind noise


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Brown Creeper ... (cheeps)
Sandy River Delta, Oregon, June 11, 2013
mp3 format (1,A), 4 seconds, 70K


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Bushtit ... (chirps)
Vancouver, Washington, May 27, 2012
mp3 format (1), 7 seconds, 339K

Bushtit ... (trill)
Vancouver, Washington, February 1, 2012
mp3 format (2), 4 seconds, 138K


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  Cackling Geese ... (overhead)
Tualatin River NWR, Oregon, February 20, 2011
mp3 format (2), 6 seconds, 170K, nice recording

Cackling Geese ... (overhead)
Ridgefield NWR, Washington, March 4, 2011
mp3 format (2), 7 seconds, 198K

Cackling Geese ... (sitting in water)
Ridgefield NWR, Washington, March 4, 2011
mp3 format (2), 6 seconds, 195K


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California Quail ... (call)
Rock Creek, Klickitat County, Washington, June 6, 2012
mp3 format (1,A), 10 seconds, 166K, wind noises


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Canada Geese ... (overhead)
Ridgefield NWR, Washington, May 15, 2012
mp3 format (1), 11 seconds, 453K, some wind noise

Canada Geese ... (babies swimming on Rest Lake)
Ridgefield NWR, Washington, June 3, 2011
mp3 format (2), 12 seconds, 298K, faint

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Caspian Terns ... (calls)
Clatsop Spit, Oregon, May 2, 2012
mp3 format (2,A), 6 seconds, 95K

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Chipping Sparrow ... (calls)
Alpine Campground, Mount Hood, Oregon, July 22, 2013
mp3 format (1,A), 18 seconds, 286K

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Chestnut-backed Chickadee ... (call)
Vancouver, Washington, May 27, 2012
mp3 format (1,A), 2 seconds, 32K

Chestnut-backed Chickadee ... (chirp)
Vancouver, Washington, May 27, 2012
mp3 format (1,A), 1 seconds, 20K

Chestnut-backed Chickadee ... (call, chirp, on suet block)
Vancouver, Washington, June 1, 2011
mp3 format (2,A), 1 seconds, 15K


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Clark's Nutcracker
Mount Hood, Oregon, September 20, 2011
mp3 format (2), 7 seconds, 180K

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Common Raven ... (caws)
Ridgefield NWR, River "S", Washington, June 3, 2011
mp3 format (2), 14 seconds, 356K, Bower Slough in background

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Common Yellowthroat ... ("whishy whishy")
Ridgefield NWR, Washington, June 3, 2011
mp3 format (2), 11 seconds, 340K, two calls

Common Yellowthroat "whishy whishy" follows a Song Sparrow song ... (songs)
Steigerwald Lake NWR, Washington, May 18, 2011
mp3 format (2), 9 seconds, 217K

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  Cooper's Hawk ... (immature female)
Vancouver, Washington, April 12, 2013
mp3 format (1), 4 seconds, 128K

Cooper's Hawk ... (immature female, call and chips)
Vancouver, Washington, April 12, 2013
mp3 format (1), 13 seconds, 552K

Cooper's Hawk ... (fledgling, screeches)
Vancouver, Washington, July 20, 2013
mp3 format (1,A), 24 seconds, 390K

( mp3) ... Both fledglings, July 28
( mp3) ... Fledgling #1, while perched, July 28
( mp3) ... Fledgling #2, while perched and then while flying, July 28
( mp3) ... Fledgling #2, call while flying, July 28
( mp3) ... Fledgling #1, two calls, then Fledgling #2, two calls, July 31

Check out the Cooper's Hawk family


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Dark-eyed Junco (Oregon) ... (chatter)
Vancouver, Washington, February 12, 2012
mp3 format (1), 218K, traffic hum in background

Dark-eyed Junco (Oregon) with Bewick's Wren ... (chatter and song)
Vancouver, Washington, February 12, 2012
mp3 format (1), 987K, LOUD traffic in background

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  Downy Woodpecker ... (drum)
Ridgefield NWR, Carty Unit, Washington, June 21, 2011
mp3 format (2), 32 seconds, 761K, nice recording

Downy Woodpecker ... (call)
Whitaker Ponds, Portland, Oregon, July 29, 2013
mp3 format (1,A), 4 seconds, 66K

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Eurasian Collared-Dove ... (coos)
Vancouver, Washington, July 31, 2013
mp3 format (1), 16 seconds, 251K, three calls

Eurasian Collared-Dove and Cooper's Hawk fledgling ... (coos and screeches)
Vancouver, Washington, July 31, 2013
mp3 format (1), 12 seconds, 188K

Eurasian Collared-Dove ... (coos)
St. Helens, Oregon, September 1, 2012
mp3 format (7), 10 seconds, 168K


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European Starling ... (song of many voices)
Backyard, Vancouver, Washington, January 31, 2012
mp3 format (2,A), 38 seconds, 605K, in tree next to house, lots of traffic noise

European Starling ... (same bird, song of many voices)
Backyard, Vancouver, Washington, January 31, 2012
mp3 format (2,A), 2 minutes, 11 seconds, 2044K, in tree next to house, lots of traffic noise

the talents of this bird ...


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Fox Sparrow ... (song)
Ridgefield NWR, Washington, March 14, 2011
mp3 format (2), 35 seconds, 890K, Bower Slough in background

Fox Sparrow ... (song and chirps)
Ridgefield NWR, Washington, March 14, 2011
mp3 format (2), 19 seconds, 500K, Bower Slough in background, train noise

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  Frogs ... (Sandhill Cranes faint in background)
Sauvie Island, Oregon, March 11, 2011
mp3 format (2), 12 seconds, 293K, nice recording

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Gambel's Quail ... (calls)
Desert Botanical Gardens, Phoenix, Arizona, April 23, 2012
mp3 format (2), 4 seconds, 73K, taken at outdoor cafe, human voices in background

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Gila Woodpecker ... (calls)
Desert Botanical Gardens, Phoenix, Arizona, April 23, 2012
mp3 format (2), 4 seconds, 110K

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Golden Eagle ... (screech)
Scappoose Bottoms, Oregon, January 13, 2012
mp3 format (2), 4 seconds, 114K, one screech, electronic noise at beginning and three camera shutter clicks at end

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Golden-crowned Sparrow ... (song)
Ridgefield NWR, Washington, November 1, 2011
mp3 format (6), 5 seconds, 132K, heavy "electronic" noise in recording

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Gray Jay ... (whistle)
Alpine Campground, Mount Hood, August 3, 2012
mp3 format (1), 5 seconds, 209K

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Great Blue Heron ... (flight call)
Whitaker Ponds, Portland, Oregon, July 29, 2013
mp3 format (1,A), 4 seconds, 76K, traffic hum in background

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Great Horned Owl ... (hoots)
Backyard, Vancouver, Washington, May 2, 2012
Single Owl heard in backyard around 2AM
mp3 format (2), 8 seconds, 220K

  Great Horned Owls ... (hoots)
Ridgefield NWR, Washington, January 30, 2012
Two Great Horned Owls hooting at each other
mp3 format (2), 7 seconds, 204K

Great Horned Owls ... (hoots)
Ridgefield NWR, Washington, January 30, 2012
Two Great Horned Owls hooting at each other, showing time spacing inbetween hoots
mp3 format (2), 40 seconds, 950K

Great Horned Owl Fledgling ... (cries)
Ridgefield NWR, Washington, May 6, 2013
Two Great Horned Owls hooting at each other, showing time spacing inbetween hoots
mp3 format (1,A), 19 seconds, 312K, 4 cries


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Great-tailed Grackle ... (whistles)
Peoria, Arizona, April 20, 2012
mp3 format (2), 59 seconds, 1413K, highway noise in background.

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Greater Yellowlegs ... (call)
Ridgefield NWR, Washington, August 22, 2012
mp3 format (1), 3 seconds, 192K

Greater Yellowlegs ... (calls)
Ridgefield NWR, Washington, August 22, 2012
mp3 format (1), 12 seconds, 523K

Greater Yellowlegs ... (call)
Jackson Bottom Wetlands, Hillsboro, Oregon, July 24, 2013
mp3 format (1,A), 2 seconds, 44K


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  Hermit Thrush ... (song)
Larch Mountain, Oregon, July 19, 2012
mp3 format (1), 30 seconds, 1616K

  Hermit Thrush ... (song)
Larch Mountain, Oregon, July 19, 2012
mp3 format (1), 45 seconds, 1919K

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Hermit Warbler ... (song)
Cascade Locks, Oregon, May 19, 2013
mp3 format (1,A), 3 seconds, 61K, lots of wind noise

Hermit Warbler ... (song)
Cascade Locks, Oregon, May 19, 2013
mp3 format (1,A), 1 second, 28K, lots of wind noise

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Hooded Warbler ... (song)
Cape Horn Trail, Skamania County, Washington, July 6, 2013
mp3 format (1,A), 22 seconds, 359K, 3 calls

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House Finch ... (song)
Ridgefield NWR, Washington, February 6, 2012
mp3 format (2,A), 21 seconds, 339K

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House Sparrows ... (chatter)
Silver Lake, Ohio, October 12, 2012
mp3 format (1,A), 9 seconds, 144K

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House Wren ... (song)
Ridgefield NWR, Washington, June 29, 2012
mp3 format (1), 7 seconds, 310K, 2 verses

House Wren ... (song)
Ridgefield NWR, Washington, June 29, 2012
mp3 format (1), 13 seconds, 506K, 3 verses

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Indigo Bunting ... (song)
Sandy River Delta, Oregon, July 17, 2012
mp3 format (1), 15 seconds, 591K, 2 songs, Interstate 84 noise in background.

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Killdeer ... (call)
Jackson Bottom Wetlands, Hillsboro, Oregon, July 24, 2013
mp3 format (1,A), 3 seconds, 56K

Killdeer ... (calls)
Fernhill Wetlands, Oregon, June 10, 2012
mp3 format (1), 4 seconds, 214K, wind noises


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Lazuli Bunting ... (song)
Sandy River Delta, Oregon, June 12, 2011
mp3 format (2), 3 seconds, 91K, dog panting in background

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Lesser Yellowlegs ... (calls)
Ridgefield NWR, Washington, August 22, 2012
mp3 format (1), 7 seconds, 295K

Lesser Yellowlegs ... (faster calls)
Ridgefield NWR, Washington, August 22, 2012
mp3 format (1), 12 seconds, 512K

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Long-billed Dowitcher ... (peeps)
Ridgefield NWR, Washington, February 1, 2013
mp3 format (1,A), 6 seconds, 100K

Long-billed Dowitcher ... (chatter)
Ridgefield NWR, Washington, February 1, 2013
mp3 format (1,A), 7 seconds, 116K

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Mallard ... (quacks)
Female Mallard swimming by.
Ridgefield NWR, Washington, March 9, 2013.
mp3 format (1,A), 3 seconds, 62K

American Coot, Mallard, and Nutria ... (calls)
Red-winged Blackbird and Cackling Geese in the background.
Ridgefield NWR, Washington, March 9, 2013.
mp3 format (1,A), 21 seconds, 330K


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Marsh Wren ... (chatter)
Ridgefield NWR, Washington, May 18, 2012
mp3 format (1), 27 seconds, 1089K

Marsh Wren ... (chatter)
Ridgefield NWR, Washington, June 6, 2011
mp3 format (2), 25 seconds, 612K, plane in background

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Nashville Warbler ... (song)
Mount Tabor, Oregon, May 6, 2012
mp3 format (2,A), 1 seconds, 30K.

Nashville Warbler ... (song)
Mount Tabor, Oregon, May 6, 2012
mp3 format (2,A), 1 seconds, 26K.


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Northern Cardinal ... (song)
Silver Lake, Ohio, October 16, 2012
mp3 format (1,A), 7 seconds, 126K

Northern Cardinals ... (duet)
Silver Lake, Ohio, October 16, 2012
mp3 format (1,A), 13 seconds, 209K

Northern Cardinals ... (duet)
Silver Lake, Ohio, October 16, 2012
mp3 format (1,A), 14 seconds, 221K


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American Robin and Northern Flicker ... (song, alarm call)
Mount Tabor, Oregon, May 6, 2012
mp3 format (2), 15 seconds, 376K

Northern Flicker ... (calls)
Ridgefield NWR, Washington, October 18, 2011
mp3 format (2), 12 seconds, 300K, three calls, train whistle, geese

Northern Flicker ... (calls)
Vancouver, Washington, July 8, 2012
mp3 format (1), 13 seconds, 554K, five calls, dog toenails on concrete in background, distant neighbor dog barking

  Northern Flicker ... (drumming lightpost)
Mount Tabor, Oregon, May 6, 2012
mp3 format (2), 5 seconds, 136K

  Northern Flicker ... (drumming lightpost)
Mount Tabor, Oregon, May 8, 2012
mp3 format (2), 3 seconds, 103K


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Northern Mockingbird ... (song)
Desert Botanical Gardens, Phoenix, Arizona, April 23, 2012
mp3 format (2), 15 seconds, 388K, White-winged Dove and human voices in background

Northern Mockingbird ... (song)
Desert Botanical Gardens, Phoenix, Arizona, April 23, 2012
mp3 format (2), 17 seconds, 450K, better call but has camera clicks, footsteps, White-winged Dove, and human voices in background

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Northern Pintail ... (chatter)
Ridgefield NWR, Washington, January 30, 2012
Group of about 15 males circling on lake and "chattering"
mp3 format (2), 12 seconds, 285K
Nutria ... (call)
Ridgefield NWR, Washington, March 9, 2013.
mp3 format (1,A), 2 seconds, 39K

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Olive-sided Flycatcher ... ("quick-three-beers")
Silver Lake, Washington, May 30, 2011, from area around Visitor's Center.
mp3 format (2,A), 2 seconds, 36K, one call

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Osprey, with American Bittern and Red-winged Blackbird ... (calls)
Simultaneous American Bittern "gulps" with Osprey "chirps", ending with the call of a Red-winged Blackbird.
Steigerwald Lake NWR, Washington, May 18, 2011
mp3 format (2), 10 seconds, 288K

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Pacific Wren ... (song)
Ridgefield NWR, Washington, February 1, 2013
mp3 format (1,A), 3 seconds, 54K, faint, creek noises

Pacific Wren ... (chips)
Ridgefield NWR, Washington, February 1, 2013
mp3 format (1,A), 10 seconds, 168K

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Pacific-slope Flycatcher ... (calls)
Mount Tabor, Oregon, May 7, 2013
mp3 format (1,A), 16 seconds, 257K

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Pied-billed Grebe ... (calls)
Ridgefield NWR, Washington, May 15, 2012
mp3 format (1), 10 seconds, 451K, faint

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Pileated Woodpecker ... (call)
Ridgefield NWR, Kiwa Trail, Washington, June 3, 2011
mp3 format (2), 7 seconds, 203K, nice recording, calls while flying, some wind noise

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Pine Siskins ... (flock chatter)
Vancouver, Washington, April 8, 2013
mp3 format (2), 8 seconds, 191K, American Crow in background

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Purple Martins ... (colony at gourds)
Sauvie Island, Oregon, May 31, 2013.
mp3 format (1), 11 seconds, 178K.


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Red Crossbills ... (chatter in tree)
Vancouver, Washington, February 25, 2013
mp3 format (1), 7 seconds, 312K, American Crow in background

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Red-bellied Woodpecker ... (chips)
Silver Lake, Ohio, October 13, 2012
mp3 format (1,A), 6 seconds, 99K

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Red-breasted Nuthatch ... (call, in background, with Bewick's Wren)
Vancouver, Washington, July 17, 2011
mp3 format (2), 8 seconds, 208K

Red-breasted Nuthatch ... (calls)
Vancouver, Washington, September 25, 2012
mp3 format (1,A), 2 seconds, 42K

Red-breasted Nuthatch ... (two birds at feeder)
Vancouver, Washington, September 25, 2012
mp3 format (1,A), 4 seconds, 74K


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  Red-breasted Sapsucker ... (drumming on light pole)
Mount Tabor, Oregon, May 7, 2013
mp3 format (1,A), 3 seconds, 62K

Red-breasted Sapsucker ... (drumming on light pole)
Mount Tabor, Oregon, May 7, 2013
mp3 format (1,A), 5 seconds, 91K, some wind noise

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Red-eyed Vireo ... (calls)
Sandy River Delta, Oregon, June 11, 2013
mp3 format (1,A), 8 seconds, 132K

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Red-Tailed Hawks ... (screeches, adult and youngster)
Ridgefield NWR, Washington, August 14, 2011
mp3 format (2), 12 seconds, 313K

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Red-winged Blackbird ... (call)
Ridgefield NWR, Washington, June 17, 2011
mp3 format (2), 4 seconds, 117K, one call

Red-winged Blackbird ... (call and chirp)
Ridgefield NWR, Washington, November 15, 2011
mp3 format (2), 13 seconds, 333K, one call and one chirp, with train whistle

Red-winged Blackbird ... (calls)
Ridgefield NWR, Washington, January 30, 2012
mp3 format (2), 13 seconds, 311K, two calls

Red-winged Blackbird, with American Bittern and Osprey ... (calls)
Simultaneous American Bittern "gulps" with Osprey "chirps", ending with the call of a Red-winged Blackbird.
Steigerwald Lake NWR, Washington, May 18, 2011
mp3 format (2), 10 seconds, 288K


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Ruby-crowned Kinglet ... (song)
Ridgefield NWR, Washington, October 18, 2011
mp3 format (2,A), 1 seconds, 31K, one call

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  Sandhill Cranes ... (overhead)
Vancouver Lake, Vancouver, Washington, March 3, 2011
mp3 format (2), 3 seconds, 102K, nice recording

Sandhill Cranes ... (overhead)
Ridgefield NWR, Washington, September 29, 2011
mp3 format (2), 6 seconds, 402K

Sandhill Crane ... (calling)
Conboy Lake NWR, Washington, June 5, 2010
wma format (5), 10 seconds, 100K, single crane in a field


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Savannah Sparrow ... (song)
Ridgefield NWR, Washington, June 17, 2011
mp3 format (2,A), 16 seconds, 259K

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Song Sparrow ... (songs)
Ridgefield NWR, Washington, May 18, 2012
mp3 format (1), 17 seconds, 733K

Song Sparrow followed by Common Yellowthroat ... (songs)
Steigerwald Lake NWR, Washington, May 18, 2011
mp3 format (2), 9 seconds, 217K

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Sora ... (calls, with Canada Geese)
Ridgefield NWR, Washington, May 15, 2012
mp3 format (1), 27 seconds, 1086K, nice recording

 Sora (calls) and Wilson's Snipe ("chuck-a chuck-a")
Ridgefield NWR, Washington, May 15, 2012
mp3 format (1), 27 seconds, 932K, nice recording

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Spotted Sandpiper ... (song)
Jackson Bottom Wetlands, Hillsboro, Oregon, July 24, 2013
mp3 format (1,A), 14 seconds, 221K

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Spotted Towhee ... (trill)
Powell Butte, Oregon, April 20, 2011
mp3 format (2), 9 seconds, 425K, two calls, I-205 background noise, other birds

Spotted Towhee ... (trill)
Vancouver, Washington, July 29, 2012
mp3 format (1), 7 seconds, 289K, two calls

Spotted Towhee ... (trill)
Vancouver, Washington, June 1, 2011
mp3 format (2), 3 seconds, 95K, one call, neighbor noise in background


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Steller's Jay ... (calls)
Ridgefield NWR, Washington, May 16, 2011
mp3 format (2), 11 seconds, 306K

Steller's Jay ... (scold, call)
Vancouver, Washington, February 1, 2012
mp3 format (2), 13 seconds, 342K

  Steller's Jay ... ("Steller's Hawk")
Vancouver, Washington, May 30, 2012
mp3 format, 20 seconds, 507K, two screechs

Steller's Jay ... ("Steller's Hawk")
Vancouver, Washington, May 17, 2012
mp3 format, 3 seconds, 177K, one screech

Steller's Jay ... ("Steller's Hawk")
Vancouver, Washington, May 28, 2012
mp3 format, 3 seconds, 135K, one screech


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Swainson's Thrush ... (song)
Ridgefield NWR, Washington, June 29, 2012
mp3 format (1), 18 seconds, 727K, Bower Slough in background

Swainson's Thrush ... (song)
Ridgefield NWR, Washington, July 12, 2012
mp3 format (1), 15 seconds, 613K, from canyon

Swainson's Thrush ... (song)
Vancouver, Washington, July 13, 2009
wma format (4), 3 seconds, 100K


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Tree Swallow ... (male singing)
Ridgefield NWR, Washington, May 25, 2012
mp3 format (1), 8 seconds, 575K, some wind noise

Tree Swallows and Cackling Geese ... (singing and flocks)
Ridgefield NWR, Washington, March 26, 2012
mp3 format (1,A), 8 seconds, 132K

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Tufted Titmouse ... ("uh uh")
Silver Lake, Ohio, October 16, 2012
mp3 format (1,A), 1 second, 23K, faint

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Tundra Swans ... (on Rest Lake)
Ridgefield NWR, Washington, December 18, 2011
mp3 format (2), 8 seconds, 219K

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Wild Turkey ... (gobble)
Bird was enclosed in pen
Underwood, Washington, March 18, 2013
mp3 format (1,A), 3 seconds, 55K, footsteps on gravel road

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Varied Thrush (whistle) with Bewick's Wren
Vancouver, Washington, January 31, 2013
mp3 format (1), 7 seconds, 294K

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Verdin ... (chirps)
Desert Botanical Gardens, Phoenix, Arizona, April 23, 2012
mp3 format (2), 8 seconds, 207K, with White-winged Dove in the background

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  Virginia Rail ... (call)
Ridgefield NWR, Washington, March 4, 2011
mp3 format (2), 4 seconds, 134K, nice recording

Virginia Rail babies ... (chirps)
Fernhill Wetlands, Oregon, June 10, 2012
mp3 format (1), 19 seconds, 797K


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Western Grebe ... (courtship)
Columbia River at Woodland, Washington, April 20, 2013
mp3 format (1), 8 seconds, 348K

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Western Gull ... (squawks)
Ilwaco Boat Basin, Ilwaco, Washington, March 8, 2012
mp3 format (2,A), 5 seconds, 84K, running motor in background

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Western Meadowlark ... (song)
Sitting on fence wire alongside road
Wasco County, Oregon, June 5, 2013
mp3 format (1), 3 seconds, 53K

Western Meadowlark ... (song)
Mosier, Oregon, May 4, 2011
mp3 format (2,A), 12 seconds, 197K, wind noise, footsteps


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Western Scrub-jay ... (call)
Vancouver, Washington, February 1, 2012
Scrub-jay in the foreground with answering Steller's Jay in the background
mp3 format (2), 12 seconds, 316K


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Western Tanager with Black-throated Gray Warbler ... (both singing)
Wasco County, Oregon, June 5, 2013
mp3 format (1,A), 18 seconds, 287K

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Western Wood-Pewee ... (call)
Ridgefield NWR, Washington, August 14, 2011
mp3 format (2), 12 seconds, 347K, three calls

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White-breasted Nuthatch ... (calls)
Ridgefield NWR, Washington, March 9, 2013
mp3 format (1,A), 9 seconds, 150K, camera shutter in background

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White-crowned Sparrow ... (call/song)
County Line Park, Washington, April 22, 2011
mp3 format (2), 15 seconds, 391K, Columbia River flowing noise, wind noise, footsteps

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White-winged Dove... (coos)
Desert Botanical Gardens, Phoenix, Arizona, April 23, 2012
mp3 format (2), 5 seconds, 124K

White-winged Dove... (coos)
Peoria, Arizona, April 22, 2012
mp3 format (2), 10 seconds, 259K


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Willow Flycatcher ... ("whit-hew")
Ridgefield NWR, Washington, July 8, 2011
mp3 format (2), 5 seconds, 159K, two calls

Willow Flycatcher ... ("whit-hew")
Ridgefield NWR, Washington, July 8, 2011
mp3 format (2), 9 seconds, 255K, three calls

Willow Flycatcher ... ("whit ... whit-hew")
Ridgefield NWR, Washington, June 10, 2011
mp3 format (2), 16 seconds, 420K, faint, three calls, Lake River in background

Willow Flycatcher ... ("whit")
Ridgefield NWR, Washington, July 12, 2012
mp3 format (1), 15 seconds, 533K, wind noises


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Wilson's Snipe ... (call)
Ridgefield NWR, Washington, July 8, 2011
mp3 format (2), 5 seconds, 151K, nice recording

  Wilson's Snipe ... (while flying)
Ridgefield NWR, Washington, July 8, 2011
mp3 format (2), 2 seconds, 90K, faint, nice recording

 Sora (calls) and Wilson's Snipe ("chuck-a chuck-a")
Ridgefield NWR, Washington, May 15, 2012
mp3 format (1), 27 seconds, 932K, nice recording


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Wilson's Warbler ... (song)
Cape Horn Trail, Skamania County, Washington, July 10, 2013
mp3 format (ipod,A), 1 second, 30K, one song

Wilson's Warbler ... (song)
Ridgefield NWR, Washington, May 18, 2012
mp3 format (1), 3 seconds, 176K

Wilson's Warbler ... (song)
Ridgefield NWR, Washington, May 18, 2012
mp3 format (1), 12 seconds, 570K


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Wrentit ... (song/call)
Sauvie Island, Oregon, March 11, 2011
mp3 format (2,A), 9 seconds, 145K, wind noise, airplane overhead at end

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Yellow Warbler ... (song)
Nisqually NWR, Washington, June 27, 2012
mp3 format (1), 8 seconds, 334K

Yellow Warbler ... (song)
Nisqually NWR, Washington, June 27, 2012
mp3 format (1), 6 seconds, 278K

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Yellow-headed Blackbird ... (calls)
Ridgefield NWR, Washington, May 15, 2012
mp3 format (1), 19 seconds, 801K

Yellow-headed Blackbird ... (baby begging for food)
Ridgefield NWR, Washington, July 8, 2011
mp3 format (2), 5 seconds, 153K

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Yellow-rumped Warbler ... (ticks)
Ridgefield NWR, Washington, January 30, 2012
Warbler was hawking bugs across Bower Slough
mp3 format (2), 11 seconds, 306K, some "inside car knocks" and some wind noise




NOTES:
  • (A) --- Audacity software
  • (ipod) --- ipod touch 4th generation
  • mp3 format (1) --- Sony IC Recorder ICD-SX712
  • mp3 format (2) --- Sony IC Recorder ICD-PX820
  • wma format (3) --- Sony IC Recorder ICD-PX820, edited and saved with Windows Movie Maker, v.5.1
  • wma format (4) --- Canon Powershot S5IS camera, in movie mode, edited and saved with Windows Movie Maker, v.5.1
  • wma format (5) --- Sony DSC-W200 point-and-shoot camera, in movie mode, edited and saved with Windows Movie Maker, v.5.1
  • mp3 format (6) --- Sony DSC-W370 camera "movie" taken in ".mov" format, re-recorded into ".mp3" format with Sony IC Recorder ICD-PX820 held near speaker resulting in lots of "electronic noise".
  • mp3 format (7) --- Samsung phone 3ga format re-recorded via Sony Recorder (1) into mp3


 



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