Kirtlands Warbler Sound Recordings Holland MI

Local resource for Kirtlands warbler sound recordings in Holland, MI. 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.

Cobblestone Hobbies Inc.
(616) 396-3029
210 Central Avenue
Holland, MI
 
Cobblestone Hobbies
(616) 396-3029
210 Central Avenue
Holland, MI
 
Harbourfront Hobbies & Crafts
(616) 842-2910
707 Washington
Grand Haven, MI
 
PETCO
(616) 994-0911
3424 West Shore Drive
Holland, MI
Hours
Monday: 9:00am-9:00pm
Tuesday: 9:00am-9:00pm
Wednesday: 9:00am-9:00pm
Thursday: 9:00am-9:00pm
Friday: 9:00am-9:00pm
Saturday: 9:00am-9:00pm
Sunday: 10:00am-7:00pm

Bark Busters Home Dog Training
(616) 355-0311
194 West 27th Street
Holland, MI
Products
Home dog training
Hours
8AM - 8PM

Cobblestone Crafts & Hobby
(616) 396-3029
210 Central Avenue
Holland, MI
 
House of Hobbies
(616) 786-3686
U. S. 31 at Felch
Holland, MI
 
Sidetrax Hobbies
(616) 249-9504
3819 Rivertown Parkway SW
Grandville, MI
 
PetSmart
(616) 406-3344
4645 Canal Ave SW
Grandville, MI
Hours
Monday - Friday: 9:00-9:00
Sunday: 10:00-6:00

Piers Feed
(616) 396-2586
A-5384 58th
Holland, MI
Products
Dog & Cat food, accessories, treats
Hours
M-F 8-6 Sat 8-12:30

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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