Kirtlands Warbler Sound Recordings Independence MO

Local resource for Kirtlands warbler sound recordings in Independence, MO. 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.

Js Hobby Haven
(913) 432-8820
5536 Granada Ln
Mission, KS
 
Hobby Lobby Creative Center
(913) 631-9104
13320 W 62nd Ter
Shawnee Mission, KS
 
Bobs Model Railroad Supply
(816) 833-1405
13201 East 39th St.
Independence, MO
Store Type
Walk-in Store, Phone & Mail Order

P M Trains and Rocks
(816) 358-6160
10101 East 64th Street
Raytown, MO
 
Fastlane Raceway, LLC
(816) 220-0100
2850 W 40 Hwy
Blue Springs, MO
 
Hobby Lobby Creative Center
(816) 746-1774
6130 Nw Barry Rd
Kansas City, MO
 
Ah-Shia's Little Folk
(816) 254-8292
904 North Liberty Street
Independence, MO
 
Hobby Haven
(816) 478-3233
14100A East 42nd Street
Independence, MO
 
Mainline Trains
(816) 224-6962
807 C Main St.
Blue Springs, MO
Store Type
Phone & Mail Order

Halls Crown Center
(816) 274-4533
200 East 25th Street
Kansas City, MO
 

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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