Dove Sound Recordings Springfield IL

Local resource for dove sound recordings in Springfield, IL. 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.

Castle Trains & Treasures
(217) 793-0407
4782 Old Jacksonville Road
Springfield, IL
 
Jeffrey Alans
(217) 787-7771
1602 Wabash
Springfield, IL
 
Big Bill's RC Raceway
(217) 735-4014
108 W Pine St
Broadwell, IL
 
PETCO
(217) 793-7387
2721 Veterans Parkway
Springfield, IL
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

Green View Nursery Inc
(217) 787-4700
3000 W Jefferson St
Springfield, IL
Products / Services
Annuals, Bulbs, Chemicals, Crop Protection, Garden Center Marketing, Garden Centers / Nurseries, Garden Ornaments, Groundcovers, Horticulture Companies, Landscape Architects, Landscaping Services, Mulch, Perennials, Pest Control Supplies, Plant Merchants, Plants, Roses, Seeds, Shrubs, Trees

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Springfield Hammer's Hobbies
(217) 523-0265
2448 S. Tenth St.
Springfield, IL
 
Allen's RC Cars
(217) 498-7345
8801 Buckhart Road
Rochester, IL
 
PetSmart
(217) 698-3091
3183 S Veterans Pkwy
Springfield, IL
Hours
Monday - Friday: 9:00-9:00
Sunday: 10:00-6:00

PetSmart
(217) 698-3091
3183 SOUTH VETERANS PARKWAY
SPRINGFIELD, IL

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Copper Tree Outdoor Lifestyle
(217) 306-4299
1804 Dial Court
Springfield, IL
Products / Services
Groundcovers, Perennials, Plants, Shrubs, Trees

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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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