- In Pacific Northwest: Roosevelt Elk, get a mini-nature collection of ambiences from the Hoh Rainforest, a temperate rainforest on the Olympic Peninsula in Olympic National Park. Hear Roosevelt Elk clack antlers and bugle as they fight for the chance to mate. Hear Pacific Wrens joyous chirps as they dance on rotten logs. Hear the massive sparseness of forests filled with 200-300 foot douglas fir and spruce. Hear haunting reverberations as ravens caw in groves of titans and the Hoh River's soothing wash, the perfect sound to lull you off to peaceful dreams.
- This library offers you a small collection of both quiet and active nature sounds from one of the wettest forests in North America. Some places on the Olympic Peninsula get over 200 inches of precipitation per year, and that abundance of moisture makes for a magical fern and moss filled ecosystem brimming with soothing ambiences.
- Recorded near the One Square Inch of Silence
- Featuring Roosevelt Elk
- Hear two full grown Roosevelt Elk clacking antlers and bugling!
- Distant elk trumpeting deep in the forest.
- Varied ambiences from the Hoh Rainforest in Olympic National Park
- Sparse ambiences with minimal wildlife
- Active ambiences with twittering songbirds
- One extended 35-minute quiet nature ambience
- This library is a portrait of the Hoh Rainforest. The rainforest is in a long river valley, so the distant soothing wash of the Hoh River can be heard in all recordings.
- ***Note – the name of this library was changed from Pacific Northwest: Miniature to Pacific Northwest: Roosevelt Elk on 9/28/2018. This was a name change only, no audio files were updated.
- Read behind the scenes stories from this field recording trip in: Sounds from the Quietest Place in the Continental US on the A Sound Effect Blog.
- Named markers are included in each file to help find interesting events in an otherwise uniform waveform!
- Markers are included in the Soundminer and BWAV description fields starting with the prefix "Marker Text".
FILE LIST & METADATA:
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- Flora (plants) and Fauna (animals) are described in these terms:
- fauna sparse
- fauna constant
- flora sparse
- flora constant
- flora and fauna sparse
- flora and fauna constant
- Included wildlife: Roosevelt Elk, American Crow, Common Raven, Pacific Wren, Brown Creeper, Barred Owl, chipmunk, and various other distant murmuring songbirds.
- Sennheiser MKH 8040 Matched Pair in ORTF
- Sound Devices 702
- Rycote ORTF Blimp
|Specs: 5.96 GB – 192 kHz / 24-bit – 19 stereo WAV files – 19+ sounds – Approx. 86 min (1.43 hours) total – Integrated Loudness: -35 to -40 LUFS.|
|Metadata: CSV, Soundminer, BWAV, Text Markers|
Categories: Environments, Quiet & Active Nature
Location: Hoh Rainforest, Olympic National Park – autumn 2017
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