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January 13th, 2018

Where the river Maas (Meuse) and the kanaal van Sint Andries meet, my microphones are standing.
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The river forms the boundary between the provinces Gelderland and Noord-Brabant.

It is a quiet refreshing afternoon in January. The floodplains have partially fallen dry. Last week it was different. In the distance, different species of geese from the partially flooded fields. You can hear them.
For a moment I hear the calling of a woodpecker. Crows and rooks can always be heard. Gulls are occasionally heard. In the distance, the St. Andreas lock. Sometimes there is traffic that you can hear.

Although they are far away, you always hear the low hum of ship engines on the river. Two ships pass by in this sound recording.

Even if it is cold, it is still wonderful to have a look over the watery here (listen).

Listen and have fun.

Date/time: January 11th Thursday 2018, start 1 pm
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Weather: 5c, clouded, wind N 1 bft with gusts to bfr, 1017 hPa, humidity 98%.

Location; River Meuse near St. Andreas channel, Maren-Kessel, Noord-Brabant, Netherlands (Holland), Europe. Geo 51.79041 5.37291

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

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    janrou 5 months, 2 weeks ago

    Nice recording though the birds are at the distance and sound from cars passing is present.

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