Moors and Heaths

Includes moors, heaths, bush, scrubland, tundra and other uncultivated plains

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Tundra Atmosphere. Mcu peeping bird calls with gentle wind noise in neutral atmosphere. Close insect buzz 1m10s. Other bird species calling in background. N.B. Exact date of this recording is unknown. Northern Quebec 88 sec. / 01:28 min. 15 MB 4.49
Scrubland. Morning, 8.30am. Open scrubby hillside near the crater base. Scattered bushes, long grass. Short grassy banks, dotted with trees and euphorbia. Many birds singing and calling but not too busy, include singing cisticola, pectoral-patch cisticola 408 sec. / 06:48 min. 69 MB 5.99
Moorland Atmosphere. Morning. Many birds singing and calling, insects buzzing. Usable but not good. Salient, Aberdare Mts., Kenya 481 sec. / 08:01 min. 81 MB 5.99
Heather Moorland - Late Spring: Evening. With snipe drumming and chippering and oystercatchers Loch of Watley, Unst, Shetland 432 sec. / 07:12 min. 72 MB 5.99
Scrubland. Arid area of dry thorn-bush, isolated acacia and mixed grass-bush. Early morning. Hoopoe, red-billed hornbill, Donaldson-Smiths sparrow weavers, dusky turtle dove, white-throated bee-eaters. Insects and slight wind in acacias. Buffalo Springs, 361 sec. / 06:01 min. 61 MB 5.99
Moorland Pasture. Early spring Late Evening (sunset) With greenshank, lapwing, snipe and field frog. Eastern Estonia 176 sec. / 02:56 min. 29 MB 4.99
Bushland Atmosphere. Recorded in early afternoon. Distant calls from birds. Occasional buzz from insects. Quite hissy with background sounds of wind. Recorded in small valley. Jabal Samhan Mountains, Dhofar Region, Oman 320 sec. / 05:20 min. 54 MB 5.99
Moorland Pasture - Spring: Early Morning. Thunderstorm. Skomer, Dyfed, Wales 229 sec. / 03:49 min. 38 MB 4.99
Heather moorland in late Spring, evening atmosphere with Snipe and Oystercatchers. (Some wind.) 361 sec. / 06:01 min. 61 MB 5.99
Moorland Pasture. Early spring Early morning (dawn) With wood sandpiper, lapwing, teal, greenshank, distant chorus of field frogs and Lymnocryptes minimus. Eastern Estonia 253 sec. / 04:13 min. 42 MB 5.99
Scrub Stone And Sand Desert Atmosphere. Scrub stone and sand desert - Winter - Mid Morning. In a clump of acacia trees, several birds calling, a few insects, slightly windy. Kirthar National Park, Pakistan 163 sec. / 02:43 min. 27 MB 4.99
Moorland. LATE SPRING/SUMMER Mainly neutral atmosphere with distant ring ouzel alarm call and song, raven and sheep, also stream murmuring in background Exmoor, Somerset, UK 258 sec. / 04:18 min. 43 MB 5.99
Moorland, June - Exmoor atmosphere with chaffinch, redpolls, distant cuckoo, cattle, sheep, raindrops - 1979 (1B14, reprocessed) 308 sec. / 05:08 min. 52 MB 5.99
Wind Strong with Open Roar 194 sec. / 03:14 min. 32 MB 4.99
Scrub - Nigeria. Ibadan, Nigeria 237 sec. / 03:57 min. 40 MB 4.99
Scrubland. Early morning in area of open mixed grass-bush, with river in distance. White-browed sparrow weavers, doves, yellow-necked spurfowl and other birds. Swallows flying and calling. Cicadas and distant frogs. May also be used for lakeside atmospher 309 sec. / 05:09 min. 52 MB 5.99
Tundra Atmosphere. Close many insects flying around microphone. background birdsong. N.B. Exact date of this recording is unknown. Northern Quebec 37 sec. / 00:37 min. 6 MB 3.99
Moorland. LATE SPRING/SUMMER Swift flowing stream with distant willow warbler, chaffinch, whitethroat and distant sheep Exmoor, Somerset, UK 232 sec. / 03:52 min. 39 MB 4.99
Tundra Atmosphere. Summer day. Song and calls from Lapland buntings. Female long-tailed duck calling (barking) in background. Black turnstone in distance. Insects buzzing. Hissy. Location: Yukon Delta, Alaska, USA 145 sec. / 02:25 min. 24 MB 4.99
Dry-scrub woodland, winter, late afternoon, Haleji Lake, Pakistan, with bulbuls, warblers, moorhen and other birds, insects buzzing, cicada chorus 272 sec. / 04:32 min. 46 MB 5.99
Scrubland. Dusk, just after sunset. Cricket chorus. Distant owl. Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia 464 sec. / 07:44 min. 78 MB 5.99
Heather Moorland. WINTER OR EARLY SPRING: DAY Force 7 gale over heather/birch moorland, increasing in force. Occasional meadow pipits Studland Heath, Dorset, UK 438 sec. / 07:18 min. 74 MB 5.99
Bushland Atmosphere. Day in bush or scrub land. Birds in distance with a few bursts of closer song. Wind in low vegetation. Leaves rustling. * Day and month is not specified. Western Australia 120 sec. / 02:00 min. 20 MB 4.99
Moorland. LATE SPRING With whinchat song, distant wren and curlew, also stream and small waterfall Exmoor, Somerset, UK 122 sec. / 02:02 min. 20 MB 4.99
Heather Moorland - Late Spring: Early Morning. With curlew, skylark, oystercatcher, lapwing and snipe drumming, also distant fulmars Loch of Watley, Unst, Shetland 411 sec. / 06:51 min. 69 MB 5.99