Kirtlands Warbler Sound Recordings Champaign IL

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Prairie Gardens
(217) 356-5558
3000 West Springfield
Champaign, IL
 
Slot & Wing
(217) 359-1909
803 West Anthony Drive
Champaign, IL
 
R C Shack
(217) 853-0470
214 S Lake of the Woods Rd
Mahomet, IL

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Comfy at Home Pet Sitting
(217) 369-2874
803 W Columbia Ave
Champaign, IL
 
Sailfin Pet Shop
(217) 352-1121
720 S Neil St Ste 2
Champaign, IL

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Advantage Hobby
(217) 398-2700
2710 D N Mattis
Champaign, IL
 
Hot Slots 1/32 Slot Car Shop
(217) 355-2277
1809 A Philo Road
Urbana, IL
 
PetSmart
(217) 351-9244
2017 N Prospect Ave
Champaign, IL
Hours
Monday - Friday: 9:00-9:00
Sunday: 10:00-6:00

Pet Supplies Plus
(217) 366-9240
2821 W Kirby Ave
Champaign, IL

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PetSmart
(217) 351-9244
2017 N Prospect Ave
CHAMPAIGN, IL

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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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