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Arctic National Wildlife Refuge - Sunset Pass - June 11, 2006 - 3:31PM
Links to media
Smith's Longspur; Savannah Sparrow; Common Redpoll
Ambient sounds; Places; Birds; Nature sounds
Arctic National Wildlife Refuge (Alaska); Alaska; Sunset Pass (Alaska)
Creator of Media Recording
Stewart, Martyn, 1955-
Media Rights Management
Principal Investigator: Bernie Krause, PhD; Project collaborators and associates: Kevin Colver, Martyn Stewart
Western Soundscape Archive, University of Utah
Krause, Bernard L.; Colver, Kevin J.
Compressed from .wav format into .mp3 delivery format
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
Field notes: Bush plane came into the recording. Clear and sunny. Rain to the north. I left the recorder on for a while longer to compensate for the plane noise… Habitat: Foothills/tundra; Elevation: 1565 Feet; Climate: Dry; Season: Spring; Weather: Clear; Wind speed: 2-8 MPH; Temp. 59F; Humidity: 58%; Local Time: 15:31