Kirtlands Warbler Sound Recordings Aurora CO

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Hobby Lobby Creative Center
(303) 804-0716
8181 S Quebec St
Englewood, CO
 
Remote Control Hobbies Aurora
(303) 671-5300
700 S Buckley Rd Unit K
Aurora, CO
 
Colpar Hobbies
(800) 876-0414
804 S. Havana
Aurora, CO
 
Caboose Hobbies
(303) 777-6766
500 S. Broadway
Denver, CO
 
Modeler's Place
(303) 762-8866
351-K West Girard Avenue
Englewood, CO
 
Bobs World Of Hobbies
(303) 770-5430
6862 S University Blvd
Centennial, CO
 
MHOR RC Raceway
(303) 343-0151
15540 E. Batavia Drive
Aurora, CO
 
American Classic Toy Trains
(303) 745-9909
2225 South Peoria Street
Aurora, CO
 
Link & Pin Hobbies
(303) 741-4712
7868 South Magnolia Way
Englewood, CO
 
Nisson Trains
(303) 922-5765
1835 West Baker
Englewood, CO
 

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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