Kirtlands Warbler Sound Recordings Norman OK

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Hobby Lobby Creative Center
(405) 691-8104
9118 S Western Ave
Oklahoma City, OK
 
HobbyTown USA
(405) 292-5850
Normandy Creek Shopping Center
Norman, OK
 
J & J Trains
(405) 573-9633
125 Hal Muldrow Drive
Norman, OK
 
Competition RC & Hobby
(405) 634-0809
100 S.E. 89th
Oklahoma City, OK
 
The Hobby Depot
(405) 634-4444
8013 S Western Ste D
Oklahoma City, OK
 
Hobby Lobby Creative Center
(405) 736-6504
1401 Gateway Plz
Midwest City, OK
 
Freedom Discount Books & Hobbies
(405) 310-2008
1005 North Flood Ave, Suite 113
Norman, OK
 
The Realm of Hobbies & Games
(405) 794-8081
1605 Tower Drive
Moore, OK
 
Hobby Shop
(405) 634-0221
7000 Crossroads Mall
Oklahoma City, OK
 
Oklahoma Hobbies & Radio Control
(405) 682-4300
2200 SW 74th St
Oklahoma City, OK
 

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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