Desert ambiences

Includes desert sounds and canyon sounds.

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Wadi Atmosphere. Peaceful, relaxing atmosphere. Bubbling sounds from a stream, small waterfall in background. Calls from birds and occasional sounds of insects. N.B. Exact location of this recording is unknown. Tobruk oasis, Dhofar Region, Oman 239 sec. / 03:59 min. 40 MB 4.99
Desert Atmosphere. Spring Wind through grasses and bushes Crickets singing, wind gusting. Southern Tunisia 147 sec. / 02:27 min. 25 MB 4.99
Canyon. Spring; Day Streamside atmosphere in canyon, prominent Yellow-vented Bulbul calling, Tristrams Grackles and Smyrna Kingfisher in background. Arugot Canyon, Israel 114 sec. / 01:54 min. 19 MB 4.49
Desert. Early am. Many birds calling, one bird very prominent. Sonora Desert, Arizona, USA 100 sec. / 01:40 min. 16 MB 4.49
Wadi Atmosphere. Md to background calls from birds. background sounds of wind. Occasional buzz from flies. Wadi Sarin, Dhofar Region 70 sec. / 01:10 min. 11 MB 4.49
Tropical Desert Shrub. Summer: Early morning Rather neutral with distant calls of waterfowl on pool and low chorus of crickets Palm Valley, Nr Hermannsberg, Alice Springs, Central Australia 421 sec. / 07:01 min. 71 MB 5.99
Desert. Spring: Mid-day Insects buzzing around Palaverde Tree. Gambels Quail calling in background. Sonora Desert, Arizona, USA 136 sec. / 02:16 min. 23 MB 4.99
Africa: Botswana, light semi-desert atmosphere in spring. 392 sec. / 06:32 min. 66 MB 5.99
Tropical Desert Shrub. AUTUMN: DAY With Darwins finches, etc Plaza Island, Galapagos Islands 58 sec. / 00:58 min. 9 MB 3.99
Sand. Sand being blown over dune. Close dune bees buzzing. Bees landing and digging shallow holes in sand, then hovering over them. Short-toed (red-capped) larks in background. Wind gusting. Sounds of sand on sand dune could relate to deserts, coasts and 195 sec. / 03:15 min. 33 MB 4.99
Canyon. Spring; Early morning Palm Doves, Blackstarts, Yellow-vented Bulbuls, Tristrams Grackles, Rock Doves, Fan-tailed Ravens and wingbeats. Beware of escaped Parrot calls quite often! Arugot Canyon, Israel 243 sec. / 04:03 min. 41 MB 5.99
Desert. Desert Pool: Spring. Crested Lark calling. Black-headed Wagtail calls, first contact then alarm. Then alarm calls from Green Sandpiper. Water dripping, insects and distant Spotted Grouse in background. NB: Exact date of recording not known. Nazana 120 sec. / 02:00 min. 20 MB 4.99
Outback. Morning, strong wind blowing. Birds singing, flies buzzing, dry twigs rattling. Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia 354 sec. / 05:54 min. 59 MB 5.99
Desert Shrub Atmosphere. Tropical desert shrub - Summer - Midday. Rather neutral, with birds and insects. Location: Hood Island, Galapagos Islands 324 sec. / 05:24 min. 27 MB 5.99
Wadi Atmosphere. Mcu/md sounds of running water. background calls from dhufar toads. Muthaila, Sharqiyah Region, Oman 89 sec. / 01:29 min. 15 MB 4.49
Temperate Desert. Late spring-summer Mid-day Dried-up water course; with birds, grasshoppers, bees, flies, etc., Rather neutral. Nr. Las Herencias, Central Spain 265 sec. / 04:25 min. 44 MB 5.99
Chino Canyon. Several insects buzzing, dove in background, songbirds singing prominently, finches in distance. Chino Canyon, Arizona, USA 284 sec. / 04:44 min. 48 MB 5.99
Canyon Atmospheres. Canyon: Spring; Day Fairly quiet, with Tristrams Grackle, Yellow-vented Bulbul, Palestine Sunbird and insects. Some distant traffic. Ein Bokek Canyon, Israel 212 sec. / 03:32 min. 35 MB 4.99
Wadi Atmosphere. Neutral atmosphere. Calls from many birds including doves. Occasional sounds of insects. background sounds from a stream. N.B. Exact location of this recording is unknown. Tobruk oasis, Dhofar Region, Oman 116 sec. / 01:56 min. 19 MB 4.49
Canyon Atmosphere. Spring; Day Streamside atmosphere in canyon, frogs and distant birds, Palestine Sunbird near end. Arugot Canyon, Israel 113 sec. / 01:53 min. 19 MB 4.49
Canyon Atmosphere. With House Bunting singing, Ravens and Fan-tailed Ravens calling, Blackstart singing, Tristrams Grackles and Trumpeter Finch calling. Insects in background. Israel 190 sec. / 03:10 min. 32 MB 4.99
Desert. Spring: Early morning Atmos in Arizona Desert Museum. Fairly busy with Gambels Quail, House Sparrows, White-winged Dove, Gila Woodpecker, Cactus Wren. NB: Exact date of recording not known. Desert Museum, Arizona, USA 199 sec. / 03:19 min. 33 MB 4.99
Desert Atmosphere. Recorded in sand dunes. Sounds of howling wind. Gentle insect stridulation. Some distant bird calls. Occasional wind on microphone. Nr Birdsville, Queensland, Australia 52 sec. / 00:52 min. 8 MB 3.99
Desert. Dawn Many birds singing and calling, frog croaking in background. Sonora Desert, Arizona, USA 91 sec. / 01:31 min. 15 MB 4.49
Tropical Desert. Spring Wind Wind effect with occasional song and calls from crested larks, serins and chaffinch. Nr. Thelpte, Tunisia 233 sec. / 03:53 min. 39 MB 4.99