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Walter Ellison <[log in to unmask]>
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Vermont Birds <[log in to unmask]>
Sun, 1 Sep 2013 18:30:07 -0400
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I agree with spring peeper. They can call very loudly as isolated
individuals on fall days, even on warm days in November.

On Sun, Sep 1, 2013 at 5:12 PM, Hilke Breder <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
> I need help id'ing these sounds which are coming from underneath a dense rhododendron
> bush by our house,  very sporadic and lasting only a few seconds at a time. At first I thought it
> was a bird, but was unable to locate one; now I'm wondering whether it's a toad underneath
> the leaf litter. I saw a toad but it seemed much too small to make such a big sound. Also
> none of the frog/toad sounds on the net sound like this. I finally managed to get a recording:
> http://onejackdaw.com/Audio/unknown_9-1-13.mp3
> Hilke Breder
> Brattleboro, VT

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