Kirtlands Warbler Sound Recordings Biloxi MS

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Emporium
(228) 432-1326
136 Rue Magnolia
Biloxi, MS
 
Hummingbird Model Trains
(228) 864-4877
c/o Todd Stennis
Gulfport, MS
 
Humming Bird Model Trains
(228) 864-4877
P.O. Box 326
Gulfport, MS
Store Type
Phone, Fax & Mail Order

Orange Grove Hobby
(228) 832-0100
11370 N. Hwy 49
Gulfport, MS
 
PetSmart
(228) 539-9722
15134 Crossroads Pkwy
Gulfport, MS
Hours
Monday - Friday: 9:00-9:00
Sunday: 10:00-6:00

S & J Custom Models
(228) 392-3167
Post Office Box 1207
Biloxi, MS
 
Hummingbird Model Trains
(228) 864-4877
2415 14th Street
Gulfport, MS
 
Hobby Shop of Orange Grove
(228) 832-0100
11370 H Highway 49 North K&B Plaza--1Mile North of I-10
Gulfport, MS
 
PetSmart
(228) 396-1540
3948 Promenade Parkway
DIberville, MS
Hours
Monday - Friday: 9:00-9:00
Sunday: 10:00-6:00

Bay Haven Cavaliers
(228) 697-7320
682 N Haven Dr.
Biloxi, MS
 

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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