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American Toad Chorus

Artist: Chris Renna
Massachusetts, USA
Notes:
One of my favorite spring sounds here in New England is the call of Male American toads Anaxyrus americanus.  This chorus was recorded in a swamp in Harvard, Massachusetts.  The males sing at different frequencies and volumes in order to be noticed by females.
I believe the loud bird chirps are calls coming from a Red-bellied Woodpecker.  In the distance other birdsong can be heard.

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