Kirtlands Warbler Sound Recordings Chandler AZ

Local resource for Kirtlands warbler sound recordings in Chandler, AZ. 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.

National Hobbies Of Chandler
(480) 722-9365
1949 W. Ray Rd.
Chandler, AZ
 
HobbyTown USA
(480) 892-0405
1915 E Baseline Road, Ste 104
Gilbert, AZ
 
K & C Hobbies
(480) 497-3254
29 North Val Vista Suite 102
Gilbert, AZ
 
Rail Action Emporium
(602) 892-9437
Santa Fe Square 1107 South Gilbert Road
Mesa, AZ
 
Liberty Hobbies
(480) 396-1838
1155 S Power Road # 101 B
Mesa, AZ
 
Hobby Hangar
(480) 899-1064
183 E Williamsfield Road
Gilbert, AZ
 
Roy's Train World
(480) 833-4353
1033 South Country Club Dr.
Mesa, AZ
 
Hobby Action
(480) 829-1226
705 E. Guadalupe Rd.
Tempe, AZ
 
Hobby Depot
(480) 968-1880
216 West Southern Avenue
Tempe, AZ
 
Mesa Motorsports
(480) 924-5200
1906 N. Higley Road
Mesa, AZ
 

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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