Kirtlands Warbler Sound Recordings Macon GA

Local resource for Kirtlands warbler sound recordings in Macon, GA. Includes detailed information on local businesses that provide access to Kirtlands warbler sound recordings, Kirtlands warbler song recordings, and Kirtlands warbler bird houses, as well as advice and content on attracting Kirtlands warblers, Kirtlands warbler feeders, and Kirtlands warbler descriptions.

Grampa''s Trains
(478) 953-3782
PO Box 500
Centerville, GA
Store Type
Walk-in Store, Online Store, Phone & Mail Order

Golden Needles Designs
(478) 396-8700
164 Giles Road
Warner Robins, GA
Store Type
Sewing School

PetSmart
(478) 476-9564
4551 Billy Williamson Drive
Macon, GA
Hours
Monday - Friday: 9:00-9:00
Sunday: 10:00-6:00

Hudspeth Animal Hospital
(478) 742-8766
510 Pio Nono Ave
Macon, GA
 
Minton Lawn & Garden Center
(478) 788-5962
4359 Pio Nono Ave
Macon, GA
 
Country Boys Hobbies
(478) 741-3399
5958 Griswoldville Rd
Macon, GA

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The Party Store
(478) 953-9700
4027 Watson Blvd Ste 300
Warner Robins, GA

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PetSmart
(478) 971-3700
2730 Watson Rd
Warner Robins, GA
Hours
Monday - Friday: 9:00-9:00
Sunday: 10:00-6:00

Petsmart
(478) 476-9564
4551 Billy Williamson Dr
Macon, GA
 
Hay Stack Feed & Horse Supply
(478) 785-0590
4561 Pio Nono Ave
Macon, GA
 
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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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