Moors and Heaths

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

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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
Moorland Atmosphere. Late afternoon. Many birds singing and calling, insects buzzing, hissy. Usable but not good. Salient, Aberdare Mts., Kenya 170 sec. / 02:50 min. 28 MB 4.99
Scrubland. Late morning in an area of scattered acacias on open grassy plain. Prominent blue-naped mousebirds, white-throated bee-eaters, white-browed sparrow weavers and insects. Strong wind. Shaba, N Kenya, E Africa 249 sec. / 04:09 min. 42 MB 5.99
Scrubland. Evening in open area with short, scattered acacias and brush. Prominent bird unknown (could be a song variety of white-browed scrub-robin) White-headed buffalo weavers, yellow-necked spurfowl, vulturine guineafowl. Doves and other birds. Cricke 301 sec. / 05:01 min. 51 MB 5.99
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. Prominent species are singing cisticolas and grey 595 sec. / 09:55 min. 100 MB 5.99
Scrub Stone And Sand Desert Atmosphere. Scrub stone and sand desert - Winter - Mid Morning - Amongst a clump of acacia trees, several birds calling and singing - most prominent is rufous-capped prinia, goat bells in background, windy. Kirthar National Par 325 sec. / 05:25 min. 54 MB 5.99
Bush atmosphere, Kapiti Island, NZ (motorboat in distance) 232 sec. / 03:52 min. 39 MB 4.99
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
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. Many birds calling and singing, insects buzzing - some close. Wind in trees and gusting. Kirthar National Park, Pakistan 245 sec. / 04:05 min. 41 MB 5.99
Heather Moorland. LATE SPRING: Early Morning Gusty wind, with Skylark and Snipe. West Sandwick, Yell, Shetland, UK 297 sec. / 04:57 min. 50 MB 5.99
Moorland. LATE SPRING/SUMMER Very neutral atmosphere with distant meadow pipit, raven, whinchat, merlin also stream and small waterfall in background Exmoor, Somerset, UK 335 sec. / 05:35 min. 56 MB 5.99
Moorland. LATE SPRING WIth raven, skylark, ring ouzel, whinchat and occasional sheep also stream and small waterfall in background Exmoor, Somerset, UK 260 sec. / 04:20 min. 44 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 - Autumn: Day. With strong wind whistling Isle of Rhum, Inner Hebrides 41 sec. / 00:41 min. 7 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
Moorland - Autumn: Midday. With stream, distant willow warbler and passing flies rather neutral Isle of Rhum, Inner Hebrides 234 sec. / 03:54 min. 39 MB 4.99
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
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
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
Scrubland Atmosphere. Windy atmosphere with occasional loud gusts. Also bird calls and sounds of crickets. N.B. Exact date of this recording is unknown. Keoladeo Ghana National Park, Nr Bharatpur, Rajasthan, India 102 sec. / 01:42 min. 17 MB 4.49
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
Heather moorland in late Spring, early morning atmosphere with Golden Plover, Skylark, Curlew and distant sheep. (Some wind.) 311 sec. / 05:11 min. 52 MB 5.99
Scrubland. Afternoon, near a group of large acacia trees in open grass-bush area. Many birds calling including white-browed sparrow weavers, red-billed hornbill, yellow-necked spurfowls, white-bellied go-away bird, grey-headed sparrow and doves. Also babo 453 sec. / 07:33 min. 76 MB 5.99
Tundra Atmosphere. Sounds of many insects flying around microphone. Birdsong of various types. Close bird wingbeats 0m46s and 0m56s from a medium sized bird. N.B. Exact date of this recording is unknown. Northern Quebec 103 sec. / 01:43 min. 17 MB 4.49