Desert ambiences

Includes desert sounds and canyon sounds.

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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
Desert. Spring: Early morning Gambels Quail feeding calls, White-winged Doves, Gila Woodpecker drilling, other birds in background. NB: Exact date of recording not known. Desert Museum, Arizona, USA 99 sec. / 01:39 min. 16 MB 4.49
Canyon Atmosphere. Canyon: Spring; Day Canyon atmosphere, calls of Tristrams Grackles echoing and insects close to mic. Mosoke Derugot, Israel 69 sec. / 01:09 min. 11 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
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
Desert Atmosphere. Md piping calls from unidentified bird species. background sounds of insects and calls from yellow throated sparrows. Some slight sounds of wind. Khuzestan Province, Iran 82 sec. / 01:22 min. 14 MB 4.49
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 Canyon atmos, with mainly flies, bees, hornets etc. Tristrams Grackles in background. Zeelim Canyon, Israel 114 sec. / 01:54 min. 19 MB 4.49
Desert Atmosphere. Recorded in morning. Quiet, faint sounds of wind. Occasional cheeps from a bird. Fly buzz 2m30s. Jiddat Al Harasis, Dhofar Region, Oman 194 sec. / 03:14 min. 32 MB 4.99
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 Dune Atmosphere. Coastal sand dunes - Spring - Day. Neutral with distant surf, birds and crickets. Location: Nancite, Costa Rica 131 sec. / 02:11 min. 22 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
Dunes. AUTUMN: MIDDAY With greenfinches, crested larks, swallows, linnets, etc Etang dAureilhan, Les Landes, France 238 sec. / 03:58 min. 40 MB 4.99
Canyon. Canyon: Spring; Early morning In entrance to canyon, with Palm Doves, Yellow-vented Bulbuls, Blackstarts House Sparrows, Tristrams Grackles, Sand Partridges, Lesser Whitethroats Palestine Sunbird and Raven. Frequent wingbeats and occasional distan 368 sec. / 06:08 min. 62 MB 5.99
Open Desert Fields. Mid-day Cicadas and crickets with distant birds calling. Some drop outs. Madera Canyon, Arizona, USA 55 sec. / 00:55 min. 9 MB 3.99
Tropical Desert Shrub. Summer: Early morning Rather neutral with bush crickets, beetles flying and distant birds Palm Valley, Nr Hermannsberg, Alice Springs, Central Australia 361 sec. / 06:01 min. 61 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
Tropical Desert Shrub. AUTUMN: DAY With Darwins finches, etc Plaza Island, Galapagos Islands 58 sec. / 00:58 min. 9 MB 3.99
Canyon Atmosphere. Spring; Day Fan-tailed Raven, Tristrams Grackles and Sand Partridge. Windy background. Zeelim Canyon, Israel 70 sec. / 01:10 min. 12 MB 4.49
Wadi Atmosphere. Md to background calls from many birds. Stridulating insects. background sounds of stream. N.B. Exact date and location of this recording is unknown. Described as lush valley bottom. Dhofar Region, Oman 204 sec. / 03:24 min. 34 MB 4.99
Canyon. Canyon: Spring; Early Morning Pre-dawn in entrance to canyon, with House Sparrows, Blackstarts, Sand Partridge, Palm Doves, Yellow-vented Bulbuls, Lesser Whitethroats and occasional insects. Arugot Canyon, Israel 306 sec. / 05:06 min. 51 MB 5.99
Rock Desert - Any Season: Day. With black redstart and common bulbul BBC compilation Unknown 456 sec. / 07:36 min. 77 MB 5.99
Desert Atmosphere. Spring Wind blowing through grassy hillocks, larks and sheep in background El Hamma Track, Tunisia 84 sec. / 01:24 min. 14 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 Canyon atmos, Fan-tailed Raven, House Bunting, flies etc. Wind gusting. Also Lesser Whitethroat. Zeelim Canyon, Israel 120 sec. / 02:00 min. 20 MB 4.99