Sounds of the Night

An Audio Guide to Britain's Nocturnal Species

The British Library

The British Library

Distributed for British Library

1 compact disc with 1 booklet | © 2012
Compact Disc $15.00 ISBN: 9780712351218 Published June 2012 For sale in North and South America only
Eerie screams, quiet snufflings, and snippets of song are just some of the wildlife sounds that can be heard after dark. While some animals turn in for the night, others are getting ready to begin their “day” and for some species, such as the Red Fox, Tawny Owl, and Nightjar, the period from dusk to dawn signifies the peak of their activity. This CD features a selection of Britain’s most vocal nocturnal animals and provides information on the best time to hear them. Use it to identify those mysterious sounds that can often be heard resonating through the night air.
1. Nightingale
2. Nightjar
3. Grasshopper Warbler
4. Corncrake
5. Bittern
6. Manx Shearwater
7. Tawny Owl
8. Long-eared Owl
9. Short-eared owl
10. Little Owl
11. Barn Owl
12. Robin
13. Fallow Deer
14. Red Deer
15. Red Fox
16. Badger
17. Hedgehog
18. Greater Horseshoe Bat
19. Lesser Horseshoe Bat
20. Daubenton's Bat
21. Common Pipistrelle
22. Noctule
23. Serotine
24. Dawn Chorus

Duration: 69 minutes
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