Kirtlands Warbler Sound Recordings Grand Junction CO

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Hobby Hut Models
(970) 242-8761
811 N 12th St
Grand Junction, CO
 
Depot Trains & Porcelain Dolls
(970) 245-5504
201 South Grand Avenue
Grand Junction, CO
 
Hobby Hut
(970) 242-8761
811 North 12th Street
Grand Junction, CO
 
His 'n' Hers Model Trains
(303) 245-5504
2692 U.S. Highway 50 Suite K
Grand Junction, CO
 
Country At Heart
(970) 243-5001
838 N 1st St
Grand Junction, CO

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High Desert Race Place & RC Hobbies
(970) 255-1499
2892 North Avenue Unit C
Grand Junction, CO
 
Hobby Hut Models
(970) 242-8761
811 N. 12th
Grand Junction, CO
 
Lobo Mountain Trains & Hobbies
(970) 256-7222
507 30 Rd. Unit 1B
Grand Junction, CO
Store Type
Walk-in Store, Phone & Mail Order

Tatman R/C & Hobbies
(970) 243-8044
2692 Highway 50, Suite Q
Grand Junction, CO
 
PetSmart
(970) 255-9305
2428 F Rd
Grand Junction, CO
Hours
Monday - Friday: 9:00-9:00
Sunday: 10:00-7:00

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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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