Kirtlands Warbler Sound Recordings Allentown PA

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Engler?s Train Depot
(610) 791-9512
2733 West Emmaus Ave.
Allentown, PA
Store Type
Phone & Mail Order

Engler's Train Depot
(610) 791-9512
2733 West Emmaus Avenue
Allentown, PA
 
Allentown Toy Train Service
(610) 821-0740
125-1/2 North 11th Street
Allentown, PA
 
Christmas City Hobbies
(610) 974-9590
705 North Linden Street
Bethlehem, PA
 
J & D Whistle Stop
(215) 538-0501
106 E. Broad St.
Quakertown, PA
 
7th Street Depot
(610) 433-2868
619 North 7th Street
Allentown, PA
 
Bloch's Hobby Shop
(610) 432-9975
1015 Union Boulevard
Allentown, PA
 
HobbyTown USA
(610) 336-9960
700 Lehigh Valley Mall
Whitehall, PA
 
Hero Electric Sales & Service
(610) 838-8484
520 Main Street
Hellertown, PA
 
Dick Wetzel's Hobbies
(610) 837-6681
514 E. Main St.
Bath, PA
 

Kirtland's Warbler

Kirtland's Warbler

Dendroica kirtlandii

Photo by Ron Austings

This fairly large warbler is blue-gray above, yellow below, and heavily streaked with black on its back and sides. Its white eye-ring does not completely circle the eye and its wingbars are faint. The Kirtland's warbler is a loud and persistent singer on its breeding territory, though studies have shown that males sing during spring migration, from the Carolinas, northward. The song, which sounds like the chip-chip-che-way-o, is described as clear and not buzzy as many other warbler songs. The Kirtland's warbler has a habit of wagging or bobbing its tail.

When and where to look:

This warbler, classified as an endangered species, nests only in a now strictly protected area in north-central Michigan. Its preferred habitat is in stands of young jack pines, where it nests on the ground. Kirtland's warblers arrive in Michigan in early May and depart between August and October for their wintering grounds in the Bahamas.

Feeding Behavior:

These warblers forage on the ground and low in trees, where they glean or flycatch small insects such as sawflies, grasshoppers, and moths. Ripe fruits are also eaten, especially on the wintering grounds. Nestlings are fed a mix of insects and soft fruits.

Nesting Behavior:

Kirtland's warblers form pairs about a week after arriving on the breeding grounds in mid-May. By the last week of May, weather permitting, egg laying begins. Eggs hatch in mid-...

Author: Bird Watcher's Digest

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