Desert ambiences

Includes desert sounds and canyon sounds.

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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
Temperate Desert. Late spring-summer With grasshoppers, bees, flies and stonechat etc. Nr. Las Herencias, Central Spain 111 sec. / 01:51 min. 18 MB 4.49
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
Desert Atmosphere. Close occasional buzzing from insects. background sounds of insects. background calls from yellow throated sparrow. Some slight sounds of wind. Khuzestan Province, Iran 107 sec. / 01:47 min. 18 MB 4.49
Waterside Atmosphere. Recorded by water in desert. Calls from various bird species, including mewling calls. Occasional sounds of stridulating insects. Queensland, Australia 70 sec. / 01:10 min. 11 MB 4.49
Desert Shrub Atmoshere. Tropical desert shrub - Summer - Midday. With birds and insects, rather neutral. Location: Hood Islands, Galapagos Islands 360 sec. / 06:00 min. 30 MB 5.99
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
Canyon. Canyon: Spring; Early Morning Before sunrise in entrance to canyon; busy; with Yellow-vented Bulbul BCU Palm Doves, House Sparrows, Sand Partridge, Smyrna Kingfisher and insects. Arugot Canyon, Israel 106 sec. / 01:46 min. 18 MB 4.49
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
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
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
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
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. Spring; Day Streamside atmosphere in canyon, Blackstart, House Sparrows, Sand Partridge frogs and graceful Warbler in background. Arugot Canyon, Israel 104 sec. / 01:44 min. 17 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
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
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 Atmosphere. Spring; Day Streamside atmosphere, close stream with frogs prominent at start, later water and a few birds calling. Arugot Canyon, Israel 166 sec. / 02:46 min. 28 MB 4.99
Sand. Sand being blown over dune. Buzzing from dune bees. Buzz from beetles. Short-toed (red-capped) larks in background. Larks doing some mimicry in their song. Wind increases. Sounds of sand on sand dune could relate to deserts, coasts and isolated dune 343 sec. / 05:43 min. 58 MB 5.99
Sand. Sand being blown over dune. Dune bees buzzing. Beetles buzz past. Short-toed (red-capped) larks singing in background. Sounds of sand on sand dune could relate to deserts, coasts and isolated dunes. Shifting Sands, Olduvai Gorge, Tanzania 210 sec. / 03:30 min. 35 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
Desert Atmosphere. Recorded in early morning. background display calls from hoopoe lark. Occasional calls from other bird species. Hissy recording with some sounds of wind. Jiddat Al Harasis, Dhofar Region, Oman 191 sec. / 03:11 min. 32 MB 4.99
Desert Atmosphere. Spring Mainly crested larks singing. El Hamma Track, Tunisia 251 sec. / 04:11 min. 42 MB 5.99
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
Canyon Atmospheres. Canyon: Spring; Day With Fan-tailed Raven, Palestine Sunbird, Tristrams Grackles, House Sparrows and insects. Ein Bokek Canyon, Israel 127 sec. / 02:07 min. 21 MB 4.99