Kirtlands Warbler Sound Recordings Katy TX

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Hobby Lobby Creative Center
(281) 373-1070
13470 Northwest Fwy
Houston, TX
 
Trains & Planes Toys And Hobbies
(713) 977-1420
8914 Westheimer Rd
Houston, TX
 
Trains & Planes Hobbies
(713) 977-1420
9737 Westheimer Road
Houston, TX
 
My Toys
(713) 784-8697
8058 Westheimer Rd.
Houston, TX
 
HobbyTown USA
(713) 955-7097
The Commons at Willowbrook 7676 FM 1960 West
Houston, TX
 
Hobby Lobby Creative Center
(281) 373-1070
26060 Highway 290
Cypress, TX
 
J. R.'s Hobby Depot
(713) 568-8754
7317 South Kirkwood Road
Houston, TX
 
The RC Hobby Shop
(281) 265-4844
13837 SW Freeway
Sugarland, TX
 
Atomic Mods
(832) 613-6682
1208 N Post Oak Rd. #190
Houston, TX
 
Ricks and Associates
(713) 784-7360
5930-D Star Lane
Houston, TX
 

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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