Kirtlands Warbler Sound Recordings Jacksonville FL

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Harrys Hobbies & Collectables
(904) 288-6929
5050-5 Sunbeam Rd
Jacksonville, FL
 
Makin' Tracks Model Trains
(904) 737-0095
6110-10 Powers Avenue
Jacksonville, FL
 
HOBBY WORLD
(904) 772-9022
7273 103rd St
Jacksonville, FL
 
Hobby World
(904) 272-6315
175 Blanding
Orange Park, FL
 
Hobby Oasis
(904) 992-0333
14286-15 Beach Blvd
Jacksonville, FL
 
Hobby Lobby Creative Center
(904) 726-0265
9400 Atlantic Blvd
Jacksonville, FL
 
HobbyTown USA
(904) 732-7092
Colonial Promenade Lakewood
Jacksonville, FL
 
Train Works
(904) 880-1002
10601 San Jose Boulevard #216
Jacksonville, FL
 
Cars
(904) 926-2233
Planes & Trains 10290-4 Phillips Highway
Jacksonville, FL
 
Hobby Oasis
(904) 249-2066
540 Atlantic Boulevard
Neptune Beach, FL
 

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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