Kirtlands Warbler Sound Recordings Athens GA

Local resource for Kirtlands warbler sound recordings in Athens, GA. Includes detailed information on local businesses that provide access to Kirtlands warbler sound recordings, Kirtlands warbler song recordings, and Kirtlands warbler bird houses, as well as advice and content on attracting Kirtlands warblers, Kirtlands warbler feeders, and Kirtlands warbler descriptions.

Memory Station
(706) 769-8986
Highway 441 South Post Office Box 56
Watkinsville, GA
 
Petland Of Athens
(706) 425-9341
1720 Epps Bridge Rd
Athens, GA
 
Petland
(706) 425-9341
1720 Epps Bridge Road
Athens, GA
 
Royal Pet Supplies
(706) 354-0262
766 Bob Holman Rd
Athens, GA
 
Z Dog Bakery & Pet Supply
(706) 354-1804
2475 Jefferson Rd
Athens, GA
 
Aquarium Outfitters & Fish Store
(706) 546-1337
175 Old Epps Bridge Rd
Athens, GA
 
Pet Supplies Plus
(706) 353-0650
191 Alps Rd
Athens, GA
 
Seaboard Farms of Athens Inc
(706) 353-2126
3700 Atlanta Hwy
Athens, GA
 
Z Dog Bakery & Pet Supply
(706) 354-1804
2475 Jefferson Rd Ste 200
Athens, GA

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(706) 540-8127
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Athens, GA
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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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