Kirtlands Warbler Sound Recordings Charlotte NC

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John's Toy Hobby Shop
(704) 865-8141
401 Cox Rd
Gastonia, NC
 
Carolina Electric Train Center
(704) 527-0392
144-D Freeland Lane
Charlotte, NC
 
HobbyTown USA
(704) 509-5717
3710 B West W.T. Harris Blvd
Charlotte, NC
 
A Ready To Run Hobby Store
(704) 455-2220
3600 Hwy 49
Harrisburg, NC
 
John's Toy & Hobby Shop
(704) 865-8141
3418 S. New Hope Rd
Gastonia, NC
 
Trains LTD., LLC
(704) 525-1919
3100 South Blvd.
Charlotte, NC
Store Type
Walk-in Store, Online Store, Phone & Mail Order

HobbyTown USA
(704) 544-2303
McMullen Creek Market
Charlotte, NC
 
Trains Limited LLC
(704) 566-9070
Reddman Square 5600 Albemarle Road
Charlotte, NC
 
Union Station Trains
(704) 821-9536
109 Indian Trail Road
Indian Trail, NC
Store Type
Full Retail Store Front

Hobbytown Usa
(704) 544-2303
8332 Pineville Matthews Rd Ste 204
Charlotte, NC
 

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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