Kirtlands Warbler Sound Recordings Berkeley CA

Local resource for Kirtlands warbler sound recordings in Berkeley, CA. 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.

Boss Robot Hobby
(510) 841-1680
2953 College Ave
Berkeley, CA
 
Berkeley Hardware
(510) 845-0410
2145 University Avenue
Berkeley, CA
 
Kit & Caboodle
(510) 524-9924
550 El Cerrito Plaza
El Cerrito, CA
 
A Toy Train Depot
(510) 444-8724
681 4th Street
Oakland, CA
 
Chan's Trains & Kits
(415) 885-2899
2450 Van Ness Avenue
San Francisco, CA
 
Berkeley Ace Hardware
(510) 845-0410
2145 University Avenue
Berkeley, CA
 
Boss Robot Hobbies
(510) 841-1680
2953 College Ave
Berkeley, CA
 
Lee's Trains
(510) 652-3980
3980 Piedmont Avenue
Oakland, CA
 
John's Junction Model Trains
(510) 893-3370
664 Fourth Street
Oakland, CA
 
Chan's Trains & Hobbies
(415) 885-2899
2450 Van Ness Ave.
San Francisco, CA
 

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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