Dove Sound Recordings Clearwater FL

Local resource for dove sound recordings in Clearwater, FL. 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.

Trains & Treasures
(727) 298-0350
Inc. 1710 North Hercules Avanue Suite 104-5A
Clearwater, FL
 
Frank's Trains & Hobbies
(813) 855-1041
3910 Tampa Road
Oldsmar, FL
 
Phil's Hobby Shop
(727) 545-1251
6050 Park Blvd.
Pinellas Park, FL
 
Archie's Hobbies & Helis
(727) 526-0394
4200 J 62nd Ave. North
Pinellas Park, FL
 
Charlie's Discount Hobbies,Inc.
(813) 882-4007
7530 W Waters Ave
Tampa, FL
 
Frank''s Trains & Hobbies
(813) 855-1041
110 Pine Ave. S
Oldsmar, FL
Store Type
Walk-in Store, Phone & Mail Order

Whistle Stop Hobbies
(813) 785-0469
1901 19th Street South
Palm Harbor, FL
 
H & R Trains
(727) 526-4682
6901 U.S Hwy 19 North
Pinellas Park, FL
 
H&R Trains
(727) 526-4682
6901 US HWY 19 North
Pinellas Park, FL
Store Type
Walk-in Store, Phone & Mail Order

Holiday Wonderland Inc.
(813) 880-0510
7565 West Hillsborough Avenue
Tampa, FL
 

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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