Date: June 9, 2016
Time: ~ 6:40am
Location: Sun Valley Trail, Rocky Mountain National Park
Description: A dawn chorus next to the Onahu Creek featuring several species of birds. You can hear the sound of distant traffic in the background every now and then. Wear headphones for the best possible listening experience!
Species Present: American Robin (Turdus migratorus), Wilson's Snipe (Gallinago delicata), Broad-Tailed Hummingbird (Selasphorus platycercus), House Wren (Troglodytes aedon), Yellow-Rumped Warbler (Setophaga coronata), Lincoln's Sparrow (Melospiza lincolnii)
Recording Equipment: Sound Devices 722 digital audio recorder; Two Audio Technica AT4022 omnidirectional microphones placed in homemade binaural housing
Acknowledgements: This recording was created by Dr. Jacob Job as part of education and outreach efforts by the collaboration between the Sound and Light Ecology Team at Colorado State University and the Natural Sounds and Night Skies Division of the National Park Service. The recording was made under permits issued by the park.
Map Note: The map is centered on the recording location.