Kirtlands Warbler Sound Recordings Charleston WV

Local resource for Kirtlands warbler sound recordings in Charleston, WV. 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.

Toad's R/C Hobbies LLC
(304) 344-8663
107 Hills Plaza
Charleston, WV
 
HobbyTown USA
(304) 776-7259
720 Nitro Market Place
Cross Lanes, WV
 
Nitro Hobby & Craft Center
(304) 757-6474
Putnam Village Shopping Center
Teays, WV
 
PetSmart
(304) 746-6275
73 RHL BOULEVARD
CHARLESTON, WV

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Critters
(304) 727-7780
1822 Kanawha Ter
St Albans, WV

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Fountain Hobby Center
(304) 344-1441
200 W Washington St
Charleston, WV
 
Nitro Hobby-N-Craft Center
(304) 755-4304
104 21st Street Post Office Box 695
Nitro, WV
 
PetSmart
(304) 746-6275
73 RHL Blvd
Charleston, WV
Hours
Monday - Friday: 9:00-9:00
Sunday: 10:00-6:00

Inland Reef Pet Store
(304) 204-6000
817 Cross Lanes Dr
Cross Lanes, WV

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Jo-Mar's Pet Shop
(304) 755-2437
1102 11th St
Nitro, WV

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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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