Friday, March 04, 2011

Gambel's Quail in the Chihuahuan Desert

Here is a recording of a group of Gambel's Quails (Callipepla gambelii) from Bosque del Apache NWR, New Mexico, on 28 December 2010. It features some advertising calls from a male and social/contact calls from other quails.


Anonymous said...

Hahahahah!! Well this brings back a flood of memories!Best bird from Bosque...after the Cranes of course!! ha. Made me smile listening to them! :-) Lisa. xxxx

Fraser Simpson said...

Yes, it's a great sound!