Wood Stork, Mycteria americana

Recording AV#14036. Costa Rica: Guanacaste; Palo Verde, Isla de las Pajaros (10.322, -85.3186)
recorded by Pamela C. Rasmussen

Recording Characterization

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Sonogram of recording #AV 14036
AVoCet catalog #AV14036
Audio duration (s)31.5
ID confidence and determinationslightly less than 100%
seen well; not seen calling. Nests of this species were very close, nests of other species (Anhinga anhinga and Phalacrocorax brasilianus) farther away
Other noiseboat noise, people
Sound types presentcalls
Grade of best portionaverage
Playback usedno

Individual Characterization

Ageyoung chicks
Determined by: size
Behaviorin nest
Group sizeseveral around


Recording dateDecember 21, 2011
Time recorded (24h)16:10h
LocationCosta Rica: Guanacaste; Palo Verde, Isla de las Pajaros (10.322, -85.3186)
Coordinates determined by: Google Earth
Elevation (m)4
Determined by: Google Earth
Habitatnesting colony on wooded island

Additional Information

Recordist namePamela C. Rasmussen
Copyright/permissionscopyright by recordist, freely available for non-commercial use with attribution
Recording EquipmentNagra Ares BB+, Sennheiser ME-67/K6