Dove Sound Recordings Camp Lejeune NC

Local resource for dove sound recordings in Camp Lejeune, NC. Includes detailed information on local businesses that provide access to dove sound recordings, dove song recordings, and dove bird houses, as well as advice and content on attracting doves, dove feeders, dove types, and dove descriptions.

Hobby Chest
(910) 353-4473
345-A Western Blvd.
Jacksonville, NC
 
PetSmart
(910) 938-2410
1335 Western Blvd
Jacksonville, NC
Hours
Monday - Friday: 9:00-9:00
Sunday: 10:00-7:00

Fish Cave
(910) 455-7466
1002 Henderson Dr
Jacksonville, NC

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Pollard Enterprises, Inc.
(910) 455-5552
2695 Richlands Highway
Jacksonville, NC
Products / Services
Groundcovers, Perennials, Plants, Shrubs, Trees

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Brynn Marr Village
(910) 353-2024
301 Village Dr
Camp Lejeune, NC
 
Hobby Chest Of Jacksonville
(910) 353-4473
345 Western Blvd Ste A
Jacksonville, NC

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PetSmart
(910) 938-2410
1335 WESTERN BOULEVARD
JACKSONVILLE, NC

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Mustard Sandwich
(845) 445-3350
1465 highway 172
Sneads Ferry, NC
 
Mainscape Inc
(910) 353-4293
2045 Lejeune Blvd
Camp Lejeune, NC
 
China Garden
(910) 353-8858
120 Western Blvd
Camp Lejeune, NC
 
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Mourning Dove

Zenaida macroura L 12 ½ " WS 18" WT 4.2 OZ (120g)

Photo by Maslowski Wildlife Productions.

Listen to a mourning dove.

A long, tapered tail enhances the slender profile of this cool brown and pinkish dove. An irregular smattering of black spots dots the coverts and secondary wing feathers. Males usually are bluer on the crown and nape than females but there is some overlap. Breeding pairs can sometimes be sexed by plumage, but in larger flocks it is not reliable and young males are inseparable from females. Feet are bright reddish pink; the flesh around the eye is turquoise.

Mourning doves occupy most habitats in North America and have been found nesting to 10,000 feet in western mountains. Although they stay in pairs during the nesting season, they travel in flocks of a dozen to several hundred during other seasons. Immatures begin flocking together in summer, and adults join these flocks as they finish breeding. Flocks move between agricultural fields, where waste grain and weed seeds abound, but often frequent suburban yards and especially feeding stations. There is a large general migratory movement southward in autumn, but many birds are resident throughout the winter even in the northern plains states and southern Canada.

The male's song is a low, mournful oooah, ooh, ooh, ooh , easily imitated by whistling through cupped hands. Females may coo softly in reply. The alarm call is a rough Whoo!

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Author: Bird Watcher's Digest

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