Buteo buteo - Buzzard - Poiana

Buteo buteo

RECORDING 1
DATE/TIME: 29/december/2002 (8 a.m.) - IDENTIFICATION AND BEHAVIOUR: The buzzard is perched on the top of a dead tree, in a hedgerow between two cultivated fields. - POSITION: Poderone near Magliano in Toscana, LAT.N 42 36'/LONG.E 11 17'- ALTITUDE: +130 m. - VOCALIZATION TYPE: contact / advertising call. - SEX/AGE: unknown - MIC: (U)

RECORDING 2
DATE/TIME: 6/june/2004 (12 a.m.) - IDENTIFICATION AND BEHAVIOUR: One bird is soaring over the Osa river and the cultivated fields. - POSITION: Osa river near the bridge of the Aurelia road, LAT.N 42 33'/LONG.E 11 12' - ALTITUDE: 0 m. - VOCALIZATION TYPE: contact call in flight. - SEX/AGE: unknown - MIC: (A)

RECORDING 3
DATE/TIME: 22/september/2009 (7.30 a.m.) - IDENTIFICATION AND BEHAVIOUR: One bird - in sight - glides above the lake, zone with wood and pastures. - POSITION: Perotto Lake (an artificial reservoir with a dam), LAT.N 4237'/LONG.E 1115' - ALTITUDE: +70 m. - VOCALIZATION TYPE: typical flight call. - SEX/AGE: unknown - COMMENT: The time interval between calls has been shortened in the audio sample, see spectrogram time axis for true intervals. Background: Magpie and Great Crested Grebe. - MIC: (P)

RECORDING 4
DATE/TIME: 12/december/2009 (11.30 a.m.) - IDENTIFICATION AND BEHAVIOUR: Two Buzzards are flying close above a swamp. - POSITION: Diaccia Botrona marsh, LAT. N. 42 36'/LONG. E 11 17' - ALTITUDE: 0 m. - VOCALIZATION TYPE: flight call. - SEX/AGE: unknown - COMMENT: Only one bird calls (both are in sight). Background: barking dog and Magpie. - MIC: (P)

RECORDING 5
DATE/TIME: 1/may/2011 (3 p.m.) - IDENTIFICATION AND BEHAVIOUR: One Buzzard soars - in sight - above a forest. Zone with forest, uncultivated land and hedgerows. - POSITION: Monte Bottigli forest, near Montiano, LAT. N. 42 41'/LONG. E 11 11' - ALTITUDE: +90 m. - VOCALIZATION TYPE: uncommon call type (in flight). - SEX/AGE: unknown - COMMENT: noise from human voice on background. - MIC: (P)

RECORDING 6
DATE/TIME: 22/august/2011 (6 a.m.) - IDENTIFICATION AND BEHAVIOUR: One Buzzard - not in sight - calls from a deciduos forest near cultivated land. - POSITION: Poderone near Magliano in Toscana, LAT.N 42 36'/LONG.E 11 17'- ALTITUDE: +130 m. - VOCALIZATION TYPE: quickly repeated calls. - SEX/AGE: unknown - COMMENT: this call type is quite similar to the previous one, but it is not identical. - MIC: (P)

RECORDING 7
DATE/TIME: 14/april/2012 (6 p.m.) - IDENTIFICATION AND BEHAVIOUR: Two birds - well in sight - soar above uncultivated land and the forest near Merse river. - POSITION: San Lorenzo a Merse, Siena, LAT.N 43 09'/LONG.E 11 17'- ALTITUDE: +180 m. - VOCALIZATION TYPE: flight calls. - SEX/AGE: unknown - COMMENT: one bird is briefly mobbed by a Hooded Crow. Background: water flow of the river and call of House Martin. - MIC: (P)

RECORDING 8
DATE/TIME: 16/july/2016 (1 p.m.) - IDENTIFICATION AND BEHAVIOUR: Two birds - well in sight - fly above a mixed forest. - POSITION: Forest near Teremiski, Poland, LAT. N. 5244' / LONG. E 2348' - ALTITUDE: +155 m - VOCALIZATION TYPE: flight calls. - SEX/AGE: adult and young birds. - COMMENT: One adult Buzzard is followed by a young bird. Both call (see spectrograms for call differences). Background: human voices, Chiffchaff call. - MIC: (P)


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