Kirtlands Warbler Sound Recordings Las Vegas NV

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(702) 876-2280
3111 S. Valley View, #A-117
Las Vegas, NV
 
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(702) 251-5787
3450 South Procyon #E
Las Vegas, NV
 
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(702) 597-1754
2550 Chandler #53
Las Vegas, NV
 
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4252 E. Charleston
Las Vegas, NV
 
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4934 East Tropicana
Las Vegas, NV
 
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(702) 259-5295
4719 Faircenter Parkway
Las Vegas, NV
 
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(702) 430-6195
2901 S Highland Dr Suite 7 A
Las Vegas, NV
 
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(702) 889-9554
4590 W Sahara #103
Las Vegas, NV
 
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3262 Civic Center Drive #B
North Las Vegas, NV
 
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1105 North Nellis Boulevard
Las Vegas, NV
 

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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