Kirtlands Warbler Sound Recordings Columbus OH

Local resource for Kirtlands warbler sound recordings in Columbus, OH. 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.

Columbus City Of--senior Citizens Recreation, Golden Hobby Shop
(614) 645-8329
630 S 3rd St
Columbus, OH
 
Hobby Lobby Creative Center
(614) 501-4737
5865 Chantry Dr
Columbus, OH
 
Grandview Hobbies
(614) 486-3532
1460 W. 5th Ave.
Columbus, OH
 
Landscape Railroads & Hobbies
(614) 235-5105
2681 East Main Street
Bexley, OH
 
Blue Caboose
(614) 447-1707
4290 Indianola Avenue
Columbus, OH
 
Golden Hobby Shop
(614) 645-8329
630 S 3rd St
Columbus, OH
 
Worthington Hobby House
(614) 888-7715
646 North High Street
Worthington, OH
 
Buki''s Toys & Trains
(614) 481-8021
1644 West 5th Ave.
Columbus, OH
Store Type
Walk-in Store, Phone & Mail Order

Cyclone Hobbies
(614) 263-3720
3671 Karl Road
Columbus OH, NC
 
The Train Station
(614) 262-9056
4430 Indianola Ave.
Columbus, OH
 

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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