WR: Night Twenty

A quiet night, I did not catch much other than dogs barking. All the clips today are from after sunrise this morning. Red Squirrel: Recorded at 07:41. Download Red Squirrel Varied Thrush: Both ‘songs’ and their contact calls (sound like ‘chup’) can be here. I think the singing birds might be hatch year individuals, as … Read more

WR: Night Eighteen

Another quiet night. I did pick up Pine Siskins this morning. They’re a common species most years, but they haven’t been around the neighborhood too much lately. This was the first time I heard them on one of these recordings. Red Squirrel: I am not sure what, if anything, this type of vocalization means coming … Read more

WR: Night Seven

[sc_embed_player_template1 fileurl=http://www.sitkanature.org/wordpress/wp-content/uploads/2008/10/20081006_red_squirrel_0743.mp3]Red Squirrel: Red Squirrel chattering. Download Red Squirrel [sc_embed_player_template1 fileurl=http://www.sitkanature.org/wordpress/wp-content/uploads/2008/10/20081006_chickadees_ravens_0816.mp3]Chickadees and Ravens: Chestnut-backed Chickadees and Ravens calling. A Steller’s Jay can also be heard in the background a couple of times. Chickadees and Ravens