Kirtlands Warbler Sound Recordings Boulder CO

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Hobby Lobby Creative Center
(303) 410-9771
5105 W 120th Ave
Broomfield, CO
 
Hank's Model Trains
(303) 666-5468
Inc. 906 Main Street
Louisville, CO
 
HobbyTown USA
(303) 431-0482
9120 Wadsworth Parkway
Westminster, CO
 
Mizell Trains Inc.
(303) 429-4811
3051 W 74th
Westminster, CO
 
Mizell Trains
(303) 429-4811
3051 74th Ave
Westminster, CO
Store Type
Walk-in Store, Phone & Mail Order

Ead's News
(303) 442-5900
1715 28th Street
Boulder, CO
 
Hobby Town
(303) 431-0482
6975 West 88th Avenue
Westminster, CO
 
HobbyTown USA
(303) 774-1557
1935 Main St.
Longmont, CO
 
Mountain Trains & Planes
(303) 456-1255
9316 West 58th Avenue
Arvada, CO
 
Finish Line RC
(303) 722-0214
11485 N I70 Service Road # A
Wheat Ridge, 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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