Saturday, April 17

Grebe, Rails, Bittern

All recordings April, Norfolk, England unless noted .

Little Grebe.











Moorhen











Coot.














































Water Rails have a wide variety of grunting and squealing calls. All recordings shortly before dawn in April at Lakenheath Fen, Suffolk (presumed, birds not seen).
























Grunting



reduced time scale







Contact call often heard in winter (Feb, Herts).





Distant Bittern booming (the low frequency sound is better heard with headphones).






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