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
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 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. 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
Wadi Atmosphere. Occasional close fly buzz. Mcu to md insect stridulation. background calls from birds. Sounds of wind. Wadi Sarin, Dhofar Region 82 sec. / 01:22 min. 14 MB 4.49
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
Desert. Night Cricket chorus. Sonora Desert, Arizona, USA 62 sec. / 01:02 min. 10 MB 4.49
Canyon. Spring: Afternoon Atmosphere on grassy hillside of canyon, insects, House Finches, Black-chinned Hummingbird and other birds, Windy with wind increasing at end. Box Canyon, Arizona, USA 192 sec. / 03:12 min. 32 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 by strong whistling wind. Calls from short-toed (red capped) larks in background. Sounds of sand on sand dune could relate to deserts, coasts and isolated dunes. Shifting Sands, Olduvai Gorge, Tanzania 173 sec. / 02:53 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
Sand Storm Atmosphere. Sounds of strong wind. Also occasional hiss of blowing sand. Jiddat Al Harasis, Dhofar Region, Oman 207 sec. / 03:27 min. 35 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
Outback. Dawn, dry river bed. Several birds calling. Close up alarm from one. Bees and crickets in background. Nr Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia 213 sec. / 03:33 min. 36 MB 4.99
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
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
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
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
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
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. Sand grains being blown by strong wind over leaves. Short-toed (red-capped) larks singing in background. Buzz from beetle. Sounds of sand on sand dune could relate to deserts, coasts and isolated dunes. Shifting Sands, Olduvai Gorge, Tanzania 128 sec. / 02:08 min. 21 MB 4.99
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
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
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
Sand Desert - Any Season: Day. With field crickets, white-crowned black wheatear, fan-tailed raven, lanner falcon, pin-tailed sandgrouse and desert lark. BBC Compilation Unknown 399 sec. / 06:39 min. 67 MB 5.99