April 13th, 2017

Eurasian Oystercatcher courtship call left at the river bank and flying away to right. Oystercatchers are quite burly, black-and-white stilt-walkers. Recorded on 50m along riverside in the Netherlands.
Austernfischer (Haematopus ostralegus)
Picture by Neokortex on wikimedia.org

Location: Maas riverbank near village Bokhoven, Holland (Netherlands), April 8th. 8.27pm is the sunset. That is after 40 minutes after the recording starts 7.41pm. Geotag: 51.74000 5.23055

Gear chain: Sennheiser mkh30/50 MS, in Rycote cyclone small, windjammer > Sound Devices 302 >Tascam dr-100 Mk2. Decoded Mid-side to STEREO. Mic direction NNE towards the river.

Part of a long recording at river Maas: https://freesound.org/people/klankbeeld/sounds/387597/

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