Soundscape Listening Log #1

No. 1

Name of recordist: Melika Zand

Date recorded: October 16, 2016

Place recorded: W Broad St (in front of my apartment)

Distance from source: Several feet away

Atmospheric conditions: Early morning chill but sunny

Airplanes- 0

Car horns- 4

Cell phone noises- 3

 

Additional observations:

I live on a very busy street and hear ambulances and police sirens all the time. On this particular morning, I heard 3 different ambulances in the span of 15 minutes. It is interesting to see how often I tune the noise of such a loud vehicle out when I am not paying attention. I wonder how many I ignore on a regular day basis.

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