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
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
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. Spring: Morning Curve-billed Thrasher prominent, Black-tailed Gnatcatcher, Cactus Wren, Brewers Sparrows, insects, Phainopepla, Gila Woodpecker, White-winged Dove. Tortolita Track, Arizona, USA 234 sec. / 03:54 min. 39 MB 4.99
Rock Desert - Any Season: Day. With black redstart, white-crowned black wheatear, fan-tailed raven, lanner falcon, pin-tailed sandgrouse, desert lark and field crickets BBC compilation Unknown 399 sec. / 06:39 min. 67 MB 5.99
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 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
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 Atmosphere. Spring; Day Flies, bees, hornets, Tristrams Grackles, Fan-tailed Raven, Sand Partridge. Hissy. Zeelim Canyon, Israel 205 sec. / 03:25 min. 34 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. 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 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
Tropical Desert Shrub. Summer, evening. 7.20pm Very neutral with only occasional passing flies and very distant bush crickets NB: Location not certain Ayers Rock, Central Australia 342 sec. / 05:42 min. 57 MB 5.99
Rock Desert - Any Season: Day. With field cricket chorus BBC compilation Unknown 386 sec. / 06:26 min. 65 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
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
Desert. Spring: Mid-day Gambels Quail, Cactus Wren, insects, Black-tailed Gnatcatcher and Phainopepla in background. Tortolita Track, Arizona, USA 294 sec. / 04:54 min. 49 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
Africa: Botswana, semi-desert atmosphere in spring, light scrub. 396 sec. / 06:36 min. 66 MB 5.99
Desert. Night Cricket chorus. Sonora Desert, Arizona, USA 62 sec. / 01:02 min. 10 MB 4.49
Outback. Late afternoon. Crickets, flies and birds in dried up river bed. Slight wind. Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia 225 sec. / 03:45 min. 38 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
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. 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. Fan-tailed Ravens, Tristrams Grackles, Sand Partridge, insects. Zeelim Canyon, Israel 188 sec. / 03:08 min. 31 MB 4.99