Fields and Plains

Includes grasslands, meadows, prairies, ranches, hedgerows and savannas

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Savanna Atmosphere. Peaceful, early morning atmosphere. background to distant calls and song from many different bird species. Sounds of insect stridulation. Occasional frog calls? N.B. Exact date of this recording is unknown. Mlilwane Wildlife Sanctuary, 82 sec. / 01:22 min. 14 MB 4.49
Savannas. Early morning, near Kopjes, cape rooks and larks in background, flight calls from pectoral-patch cisticolas, wind in quite long grass. Gol Kopjes, Serengeti Plains 177 sec. / 02:57 min. 30 MB 4.99
Savanna: Acacia Scrub. Night: 22.05. Cricket chorous, with a few bird chirps and distant animal sounds. Location: Kilanguni Lodge, Tsavo, Kenya 202 sec. / 03:22 min. 34 MB 4.99
Pampas Grasslands: Tala Woodlands. DAY With great kiskadee, rufous hornero, house wren, rufous-collared sparrow, monk parakeet, white-rumped swallow La Esperanza, General Lavalle, Prov Buenos Aires, Argentina 82 sec. / 01:22 min. 14 MB 4.49
Open Heath. SUMMER: EARLY MORNING With flies and lapwing Hampshire, UK 131 sec. / 02:11 min. 22 MB 4.99
Wooded Savanna Atmosphere. Wooded savanna - with red-beaked hornbills, white-browed robin-chats. Location: Sukuta Forest Park, The Gambia 185 sec. / 03:05 min. 31 MB 4.99
Hedgerow And Village. WINTER/EARLY SPRING: EVENING. With robin, blackbird, little owl, magpie, carrion crow. Somerset, UK 476 sec. / 07:56 min. 80 MB 5.99
Tall Grass Savanna. Tall grass (wooded) savanna - winter (dry season) - evening. With double-spurred francolin, grey hornbill and bush cricket chorus. Nr Sukuta, Gambia 155 sec. / 02:35 min. 26 MB 4.99
Prairie/Badlands. Summer: 0617hrs Field Sparrow, Western Meadowlark, crickets, Rufous-sided Towhee and American Crows, distant Mourning Dove. Theodore Roosevelt National Mon. North Dakota, USA 132 sec. / 02:12 min. 22 MB 4.99
Grassland. Mid-morning 10.30am, on short grass plain, hum from thousands of tiny flies in grass, hum at start from large beetle, calls from larks, wind over grass. Serengeti 190 sec. / 03:10 min. 32 MB 4.99
Grassland. Mid-day. Alpine meadow with fast flowing river in background. Crickets and cicadas in grass. Chaffinch calls at start. Black-billed gulls towards end of recording. Also suitable for farmland, open scrub areas and coastal dune interior. Fiordlan 268 sec. / 04:28 min. 45 MB 5.99
Hedgerow. Winter: Mid-day Neutral with occasional Fieldfare and Redwing calls and flight sounds. NB: Exact date of recording not known. Nr. Slimbridge, Glos, UK 269 sec. / 04:29 min. 45 MB 5.99
Prairie; Grasslands. Many birds singing, wind over grasses. Brandon Camp, Shilo, Manitoba, Canada 162 sec. / 02:42 min. 27 MB 4.99
Prairie. Crickets, Upland Sandpiper, Eastern Meadowlark, Bobwhite and wind in grasses. Konza Prairie, Kansas, USA 254 sec. / 04:14 min. 42 MB 5.99
Hedgerow Atmosphere. SUMMER Insects Essex, UK 69 sec. / 01:09 min. 11 MB 4.49
Hedgerow - Late Spring: Midday. With blackbird, chaffinch, chiffchaff, rook, blackcap, song thrush, long-tailed tits and flies Dartmoor, Devon, UK 147 sec. / 02:27 min. 24 MB 4.99
Meadow Atmosphere. Recorded in early evening with sun setting. Sounds of cicadas and other insects. background calls of birds. Some slight bumps. Kanha National Park, Madhya Pradesh, India 108 sec. / 01:48 min. 18 MB 4.49
Prairie: Grasslands - Spring/Summer: Day. With killdeer and western meadowlark bumpy background NB: Compilation from existing recordings in BBC Collection Unknown 302 sec. / 05:02 min. 51 MB 5.99
Woodland: Early Morning, March, birdsong, distant traffic. 390 sec. / 06:30 min. 65 MB 5.99
Tall Grass Prairie. Wind through grasses, calls from a displaying pair of Upland Sandpipers, Bobwhite and cricket chorus. Konza Prairie, Kansas, USA 277 sec. / 04:37 min. 46 MB 5.99
Meadow Atmosphere. Recorded in early evening with sun setting. Sounds of cicadas and other insects. Distant bird calls, including junglefowl. Kanha National Park, Madhya Pradesh, India 122 sec. / 02:02 min. 20 MB 4.99
Heathland - Late Spring: Early Morning. With hover-flies at gorse flowers and willow warblers, etc Hamptworth Common, Wiltshire, UK 66 sec. / 01:06 min. 11 MB 4.49
Grassland. Mid-day. Alpine meadow with fast flowing river in distance. Crickets and cicadas in grass. Distant redpoll flies over at start of recording. Distant black-billed gulls. Also suitable for farmland, open scrub areas and coastal dune interior. Fio 76 sec. / 01:16 min. 13 MB 4.49
Woodland, March, early morning - birdsong, raindrops on leaves, some distant traffic, 1978 (1B11, reprocessed) 305 sec. / 05:05 min. 51 MB 5.99
Alpine Tussock Grassland Atmosphere. Sounds of wind blowing across grassland. Md song from unidentified bird. N.B. Exact date this recording is unknown. This the habitat of the Takahe. Murchison Mountains, Southland Region, New Zealand 59 sec. / 00:59 min. 10 MB 3.99