Kirtlands Warbler Sound Recordings New Haven CT

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Bobby's Umpire
(203) 937-5433
413 Campbell Avenue
West Haven, CT
 
Shelton Railroad Systems
(203) 924-8761
PO Box 2272 91 Center St.
Shelton, CT
Store Type
Walk-in Store, Phone & Mail Order

Gaming Etc
(203) 870-4867
255 Hathaway Drive Unit #2
Stratford, CT
 
General Store
(203) 245-9027
119 Samson Rock Park
Madison, CT
 
Wolcott Hobby and Airsoft
(203) 879-7766
1254 Wolcott Road
Wolcott, CT
 
Branford Hobbies
(203) 488-9865
609 Boston Post Road West Main
Branford, CT
 
Build Right-Fly Right Hobbies
(203) 269-6761
342 Quinnipiac St.
Wallingford, CT
 
Radio Control Hobbies & Raceway
(203) 575-9757
1258 South Main Street
Waterbury, CT
 
Caboose
(203) 879-9797
5 Mohawk Drive
Wolcott, CT
 
Hobby Gallery
(203) 879-2316
1810 Meriden Rd
Wolcott, CT
 

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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