Desert ambiences

Includes desert sounds and canyon sounds.

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Tropical Desert Shrub. AUTUMN: DAY Rather neutral with Darwins finches, etc Plaza Island, Galapagos Islands 98 sec. / 01:38 min. 16 MB 4.49
Sand Dunes. Wind. Strong wind over sand dune, dead twigs blowing in wind and sand moving. Chincoteague, Virginia, USA 121 sec. / 02:01 min. 20 MB 4.99
Rock Desert. Spring: Day. Neutral, with occasional insects (some cu). Very distant birds. Windy and traffic noise towards end. Masada Plain, Israel 171 sec. / 02:51 min. 29 MB 4.99
Tropical Desert Shrub. Autumn: Evening Bird song rather distant with passing flies - neutral Isabela Island, Galapagos Islands 118 sec. / 01:58 min. 20 MB 4.49
Wadi Atmosphere. background calls from birds. Some sounds of wind. High pitched buzzing of insects. Wadi Sarin, Dhofar Region 62 sec. / 01:02 min. 10 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
Sand Dune. DAY: LATE SPRING/SUMMER Kentish and ringed plovers, lapwings, avocets, terns, linnets, sedge warbler, distant sea, etc Unknown 187 sec. / 03:07 min. 31 MB 4.99
Canyon Atmospheres. Canyon: Spring; Day Quiet, with House Sparrows, Tristrams Grackles, Graceful Warbler, Fan-tailed Raven and insects. Ein Bokek Canyon, Israel 123 sec. / 02:03 min. 20 MB 4.99
Outback. Morning, strong wind blowing dry twigs and leaves. Flies buzzing. Occasional distant bird call. Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia 314 sec. / 05:14 min. 53 MB 5.99
Sand Dunes. Wind. Strong, whistling wind. Chincoteague, Virginia, USA 47 sec. / 00:47 min. 8 MB 3.99
Wadi Atmosphere. Mcu insect stridulation. Some sounds of wind. background calls from birds. Occasional buzz from flies. Wadi Sarin, Dhofar Region 31 sec. / 00:31 min. 5 MB 3.99
Desert Atmosphere. Md birdsong, possibly from red whiskered bulbul. Also sounds from other birds and insects. N.B. Exact location of this recording is unknown. Also some scrub/bushland at this location. Rajasthan State, India 77 sec. / 01:17 min. 13 MB 4.49
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 99 sec. / 01:39 min. 16 MB 4.49
Canyon. Canyon: Spring; Early Morning Dawn in entrance to canyon; busy; with Yellow-vented Bulbul BCU, Sand Partridge, House Sparrows, Blackstarts, Lesser Whitethroats, Palm Doves and insects. Occasional wingbeats. Arugot Canyon, Israel 263 sec. / 04:23 min. 44 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
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
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
Canyon Atmosphere. Spring; Day Fan-tailed Raven, insects, House Bunting, Tristrams Grackles, Raven. Windy in places. Zeelim Canyon, Israel 384 sec. / 06:24 min. 64 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
Canyon. Spring: Mid-day Light wind in trees, insects, wind increasing and blowing leaves on ground, distant House Finches and call from Cassins Kingbird. Lower Gardner Canyon, Arizona, USA 190 sec. / 03:10 min. 32 MB 4.99
Africa: Botswana, light semi-desert atmosphere in spring. 392 sec. / 06:32 min. 66 MB 5.99
Semidesert Atmosphere. Atmosphere at night. Sounds of stridulating insects, one individual prominent. Also sounds of wind in sand dunes and scattered trees. N.B. Exact date of this recording is unknown. Jiddat Al Harasis, Dhofar Region, Oman 375 sec. / 06:15 min. 63 MB 5.99
Wadi Atmosphere. Md to background calls from various bird species including nightingale. Stridulating insects. background sounds of stream. N.B. Exact date and location of this recording is unknown. Described as green valley. Ayn Razat, Dhofar Region, Oma 116 sec. / 01:56 min. 19 MB 4.49
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
Canyon. Spring: Afternoon Atmosphere on grassy hillside of canyon, insects, wind in grass, House Finches, hummingbird. Box Canyon, Arizona, USA 87 sec. / 01:27 min. 14 MB 4.49