Kirtlands Warbler Sound Recordings Johnson City TN

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HobbyTown USA
(423) 610-1010
2927 North Roan Street
Johnson City, TN
 
Grandmas Toy Chest Inc
(423) 743-0104
601 Carolina Ave
Erwin, TN

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Environmental Concerns
(423) 282-5784
2 Rebeccas Lane
Johnson City, TN

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PetSmart
(423) 343-0107
2003 N Eastman Rd
Kingsport, TN
Hours
Monday - Friday: 9:00-9:00
Sunday: 10:00-6:00

PetSmart
(423) 854-8833
3211 PEOPLES STREET
JOHNSON CITY, TN

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Mary Ann Stone Antiques
(423) 968-5181
610 State Street
Bristol, TN
 
Natural Pet Supply
(423) 283-7387
3135 Peoples Street, Suite 402
Johnson City, TN

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PetSmart
(423) 854-8833
3211 Peoples St
Johnson City, TN
Hours
Monday - Friday: 9:00-9:00
Sunday: 10:00-6:00

Village Pets
(423) 929-7010
711 W Market St Ste A
Johnson City, TN

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Silver Clipper Pet Grooming & Boarding
(423) 542-9157
2764 Bob Little Rd
Elizabethton, TN
 
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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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