Kirtlands Warbler Sound Recordings Mesquite TX

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Hobby Lobby Creative Center
(469) 467-6018
900 W 15th St # A
Plano, TX
 
Indy R/C World
(972) 271-4844
2020 Saturn Road
Garland, TX
 
Classic Trains & Hobbies
(214) 349-7573
11333 East Northwest Highway
Dallas, TX
 
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(214) 987-4744
The Corner Shopping Center
Dallas, TX
 
Colibri's
(214) 352-3394
5600 West Lovers Lane Suite 139
Dallas, TX
 
A-1 Hobby
(972) 289-1160
1425 Gross Rd #107
Mesquite, TX
 
Collectible Toys & Trains
(214) 373-9469
109 Medallion Center
Dallas, TX
 
Bobbye Hall's Hobby House
(214) 821-2550
4822 Bryan Street
Dallas, TX
 
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(972) 272-8810
3721 O''Henry
Garland, TX
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(972) 771-1233
935 East I 30
Rockwall, TX
 

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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