Kirtlands Warbler Sound Recordings Dayton OH

Local resource for Kirtlands warbler sound recordings in Dayton, 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.

Dayton Model Railways-Smittys Hobby
(937) 299-7991
3706 Wilmington Pike
Kettering, OH
 
Military Toy Shop
(937) 320-1428
1291 N Fairfield Road
Beavercreek, OH
 
Tin Plate Station
(937) 428-9667
6342-B Far Hills Avenue
Dayton, OH
 
Windjammin Sails
(937) 862-7781
1480 W Spring Valley Paint Road
Spring Valley, OH
 
Family Hobby Shop
(513) 898-5247
304 North Dixie Drive
Vandalia, OH
 
Dayton Model Railways/Smitty's...
(937) 299-1121
3706 Wilmington Pike
Dayton, OH
 
The Hobby Shop
(937) 436-6161
153A N. Springboro Pike
Dayton, OH
 
RC Hobby Center
(937) 236-2455
2130 Harshman Road
Dayton, OH
 
Fastraxx Hobbies & Raceway
(937) 864-0260
8448 Dayton Springfield Road
Fairborn, OH
 
B & B Aero Services
(513) 217-4777
1707 Runway
Middletown, 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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