Kirtlands Warbler Sound Recordings Marietta GA

Local resource for Kirtlands warbler sound recordings in Marietta, 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.

National Hobby Supply
(770) 333-0190
1975 S Cobb Dr SE
Marietta, GA
Store Type
Phone & Mail Order

Hobby Store
(770) 422-7878
Inc. 2491 George Busbee Parkway
Kennesaw, GA
 
Kennesaw Trains, Inc
(770) 528-0990
2844 So Main Street
Kennesaw, GA
 
Cherokee Choppers
(678) 445-3272
100 Queens Way
Woodstock, GA
 
Southeastern Hobby Depot
(404) 262-7508
4246 Peachtree Road
Atlanta, GA
 
HobbyTown USA
(770) 426-8800
Cobb Place
Kennesaw, GA
 
Kennesaw Trains & Hobbies
(770) 528-0990
Inc. 2844 South Main Street
Kennesaw, GA
 
The Runaway Train
(770) 992-2785
1125 Woodstock Rd.
Roswell, GA
Store Type
Walk-in Store, Phone & Mail Order

Gandy Dancers Hobby & Toy Shop
(770) 451-7425
5438 Peachtree Industrial Boulevard
Chamblee, GA
 
Toy Trains 'N Things
(770) 446-7868
2055 Beaver Ruin Road
Norcross, GA
 

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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