Kirtlands Warbler Sound Recordings Lexington KY

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Coyote Hobbies
(859) 253-9330
1301 Winchster Rd. Ste. 121
Lexington, KY
 
X-Cell Models
(859) 373-0004
Mid-Am Distributors Inc.
Lexington, KY
 
Caboose Corner
(606) 987-1257
2015 Main Street
Paris, KY
 
Holistic Pet SUpply Inc
(859) 231-5470
1027 Industry Rd
Lexington, KY

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PetSmart
(859) 543-1188
1945 Pavillon Way
Lexington, KY
Hours
Monday - Friday: 9:00-9:00
Sunday: 10:00-6:00

HobbyTown USA
(859) 277-5664
150 West Lowry Lane
Lexington, KY
 
Berkshire Trains
(859) 243-0099
435 Southland Dr
Lexington, KY
 
Diamond Stars Sportscard Collectibles
(859) 313-5156
329 Mockingbird Ln
Lexington, KY

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Best4PetsNet
(859) 509-1332
131 Clay Avenue
Lexington, KY

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PetSmart
(859) 271-8170
310 East Brannon Road
Nicholasville, KY
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Monday - Friday: 9:00-9:00
Sunday: 10:00-7:00

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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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