Kirtlands Warbler Sound Recordings Louisville KY

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L & N Trains And Things
(502) 897-9005
2115 Frankfort Avenue
Louisville, KY
 
Scale Reproductions
(502) 459-5849
3073 Breckinridge Lane
Louisville, KY
 
HobbyTown USA
(502) 254-5755
12615 Shelbyville Road
Louisville, KY
 
Scale Reproductions Hobby Shop
(502) 459-5849
3073 Breckenridge Ln
Louisville, KY

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PetSmart
(502) 969-8206
4601 Outer Loop Rd
Louisville, KY
Hours
Monday - Friday: 9:00-9:00
Sunday: 10:00-6:00

L&N Trains & Things
(502) 897-9005
2115 Frankfort Ave
Louisville, KY
 
Asylum Extreme
(812) 282-6999
531 Eastern Blvd.
Clarksville, IN
 
Hobby World II
(502) 749-7879
104 Vieux Carre Drive
Louisville, KY
 
Bullitt Speedway Llc
(502) 955-5509
4150 E Blue Lick Rd
Louisville, KY

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PetSmart
(812) 285-1905
1020 Veterans Pkwy, Ste 900
Clarksville, IN
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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