Dove Sound Recordings Provo UT

Local resource for dove sound recordings in Provo, UT. 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 Stop LC
(801) 226-7947
327 East 1200 South # 10
Orem, UT
 
Best Bilt Hobbies
(801) 798-8727
1320 S 2000 W
Springville, UT
 
Hobby HQ
(801) 794-4995
883 East 600 North
Spanish Fork, UT
 
Provo Rental Scooters
(601) 297-5758
445 W 400 N #8
Provo, UT
 
Pine Meadows Soap Making Supplies
(801) 221-0483
1038 S 350 E
Provo, UT
Store Type
Storefront/ warehouse

Hobby Stop
(801) 226-7947
327 East 1200 South #10
Orem, UT
 
HobbyTown USA
(801) 224-3577
Festival Shopping Center
Orem, UT
 
A Mad Man's Hobby Store
(801) 766-9185
127 East State Street
Lehi, UT
 
STI
(801) 375-6805
1018 South 350 East
Provo, UT
 
Antares Scale Models
(801) 607-5205
512 North Beverly Ave
Orem, UT
 

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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