Dove Sound Recordings Omaha NE

Local resource for dove sound recordings in Omaha, NE. 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.

Ground Zero Hobby & Comics
(402) 733-7212
4601 S 50th St # 103
Omaha, NE
 
Scale-Rail
(402) 339-3380
4205 South 87th Street Box 27242
Omaha, NE
 
HobbyTown USA
(402) 697-9514
14655 West Center Road
Omaha, NE
 
Train Time Hobby
(402) 502-6993
7566 S 84TH ST
Lavista, NE
 
HobbyTown USA OM
(402) 498-8888
10020 Scott Circle
Omaha, NE
 
Ground Zero Hobby & Comics
(402) 292-3750
794 Fort Crook Rd S
Bellevue, NE
 
House of Trains
(402) 934-7245
8106 Maple
Omaha, NE
 
Trainman Trading Post
(402) 734-7233
5215 South 21st Street
Omaha, NE
 
HobbyTown USA LV
(402) 597-1888
8060 S. 84th
LaVista, NE
 
Roberts Advertising Company
(402) 592-5581
4030 S 108 Street
Omaha, NE
 

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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