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Using a chainsaw. cop

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  • Type

    sound

  • Duration

    0:03:27

  • Shelf mark

    W1CDR0001660

  • Subjects

    Habitat type: Secondary growth woods on slope towards sea.

  • Recording date

    1985-04-25

  • Recording locations

    Punta San Josâe, Osa Peninsula, Costa Rica.

  • Performance occasion

    1130 hours

  • Recordist

    Ranft, Richard

  • Description

    Recording notes : 20-metre tall tree felled with Husqvana 181SE chainsaw (Swedish manufacture) operated by Operation Raleigh volunteer. Tree was 0.3 metre diameter at cut. Recording notes : Complete sequence, beginning with chainsaw motor being started, then ending with tree crown crashing through woodland vegetation

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