Dove Sound Recordings Grand Junction CO

Local resource for dove sound recordings in Grand Junction, CO. 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 Hut Models
(970) 242-8761
811 N 12th St
Grand Junction, CO
 
Hobby Hut Models
(970) 242-8761
811 N. 12th
Grand Junction, CO
 
Hobby Hut
(970) 242-8761
811 North 12th Street
Grand Junction, CO
 
His 'n' Hers Model Trains
(303) 245-5504
2692 U.S. Highway 50 Suite K
Grand Junction, CO
 
Country At Heart
(970) 243-5001
838 N 1st St
Grand Junction, CO

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High Desert Race Place & RC Hobbies
(970) 255-1499
2892 North Avenue Unit C
Grand Junction, CO
 
Depot Trains & Porcelain Dolls
(970) 245-5504
201 South Grand Avenue
Grand Junction, CO
 
Lobo Mountain Trains & Hobbies
(970) 256-7222
507 30 Rd. Unit 1B
Grand Junction, CO
Store Type
Walk-in Store, Phone & Mail Order

Tatman R/C & Hobbies
(970) 243-8044
2692 Highway 50, Suite Q
Grand Junction, CO
 
PETCO
(970) 241-8340
2464 US Highway 6
Grand Junction, CO
Hours
Monday: 9:00am-9:00pm
Tuesday: 9:00am-9:00pm
Wednesday: 9:00am-9:00pm
Thursday: 9:00am-9:00pm
Friday: 9:00am-9:00pm
Saturday: 9:00am-9:00pm
Sunday: 10:00am-7:00pm

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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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