Kirtlands Warbler Sound Recordings Danbury CT

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Heritage Hobbies
(203) 834-0441
33 Danbury Rd
Wilton, CT
 
Danbury Hobby Center
(203) 743-9052
Plumtree Plaza
Danbury, CT
 
Railworks
(203) 797-8386
5 Padanaram Road
Danbury, CT
 
HobbyTown USA
(203) 740-1500
14 Candlewood Lake Road
Brookfield, CT
 
Heritage Hobbies
(203) 834-0441
33 Danbury Road
Wilton, CT
 
Ice House Hobbies
(203) 790-7008
98 Federal Road
Danbury, CT
 
Party Depot Inc
(203) 778-6886
43 South Street
Danbury, CT
 
Railworks, Inc.
(203) 797-8386
457 Federal Road
Brookfield, CT
 
Putnam Train Station Ltd.
(914) 279-0200
175 East Main Street
Brewster, NY
 
HobbyTown USA
(860) 355-3000
168 Danbury Road
New Milford, CT
 

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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