Kirtlands Warbler Sound Recordings Hayward CA

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Gator Games & Hobby
(650) 571-7529
4212 Olympic Ave
San Mateo, CA
 
Custom Street Toyz
(510) 785-4805
25710 Industrial Blvd
Hayward, CA
 
Family Hobby
(510) 895-1530
14288 East 14th Street
San Leandro, CA
 
Hobbies Unlimited
(510) 351-7112
937 Manor Blvd.
San Leandro, CA
 
Kennedy's Train Shop
(510) 796-3372
35201 Newark Boulevard
Newark, CA
 
Boss Robot Hobby
(510) 841-1680
2953 College Ave
Berkeley, CA
 
Hobbies Unlimited
(510) 278-1150
17950 Hesperian Boulevard
San Lorenzo, CA
 
Nor-Cal Hobbies
(510) 324-5700
30600 Union City Blvd
Union City, CA
 
Scenario Game & Hoby Shoppe
(510) 792-9333
37120 Fremont Boulevard
Fremont, CA
 
Victors Hobbies
(510) 796-8049
39269 Cedar Blvd
Newark, CA
 

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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