Kirtlands Warbler Sound Recordings Lansing MI

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Rider's Hobby Shop
(517) 485-0700
1609 East Michigan Avenue
Lansing, MI
 
Hobby Hub
(517) 351-5843
526 Frandor Avenue
Lansing, MI
 
G & G Trains
(517) 589-5977
1800 Baseline Road
Leslie, MI
 
Hobby Hub
(517) 351-5843
300 Frandor Ave
Lansing, MI

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Vallyne LLC
(517) 281-7893
238 w south st
williamston, MI
 
Just 4 Fun
(517) 351-0313
300 N Clippert St Ste 17
Lansing, MI
 
Central michigan Hobbies
(517) 663-2702
6306 E Nye Hwy
Eaton Rapids, MI
Store Type
Online Store, Phone & Mail Order

G&G Trains
(517) 589-5977
1800 Baseline Rd
Leslie, MI
 
Paper Trends
(517) 694-9185
2460 Cedar St Ste B
Holt, MI

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PetSmart
(517) 622-1542
305 N Marketplace Blvd
Lansing, MI
Hours
Monday - Friday: 9:00-9:00
Sunday: 10:00-6:00

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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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