Kirtlands Warbler Sound Recordings Boca Raton FL

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RC Boca Hobbies
(561) 483-2540
20449 State Road A 2
Boca Raton, FL
 
G & C Hobbies
(561) 547-3812
1228 Hypoluxo Road
Lantana, FL
 
The Depot Hobby Shop
(561) 585-1982
518 W. Lantana Rd.
Lantana, FL
 
Discount Train and Hobby
(954) 561-0403
211 E. Oakland Park Blvd.
Ft. Lauderdale, FL
Store Type
Walk-in Store, Phone & Mail Order

R C Hobbies
(305) 721-5720
6800 North University Drive
Fort Lauderdale, FL
 
Jays Trains
(954) 941-5990
777 S. Federal Hwy RP 714
Pompano Beach, FL
Store Type
Phone & Mail Order

Depot Hobby Shop
(561) 585-1982
603 Ridge Road
Lantana, FL
 
Universal Hobbies
(954) 481-9390
Inc. 5443 North Federal Highway
Ft. Lauderdale, FL
 
R. C. Hobbies
(954) 721-5720
6800 N University Dr
Fort Lauderdale, FL
 
Banyan Air Services
(954) 491-3170
5360 NW 20th Terrace
Fort Lauderdale, FL
 

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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