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Listen to nature: explore bird wildlife sounds: Swifts, Swallows, Trogons and Hummingbirds

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Common Swift Apus apus
calls in flight, recorded by William Pedley, 18 July 1978, Wolverton, Buckinghamshire, England.
Edible Swiftlet Collocalia esculenta
sonar calls, recorded by Reg Kersley, February 1973, Victory House, Fraser's Hill, Malaysia.
House Martin Delichon urbica
song, recorded by Victor Lewis, 9 June 1973, Cardiganshire, Wales.
Red-naped Trogon Harpactes kasumba
song, recorded by TC White, 26 October 1980, Bangar, Brunei.
Swallow Hirundo rustica
song, recorded by William Pedley, 8 June 1991, Ennerdale, Cumbria, England.
Tumbes Hummingbird Leucippus baeri
recorded by Mark Whiffin, 20 March 2002, Hacienda Sauce Grande, Tumbes, Peru.
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