Kirtlands Warbler Sound Recordings Ocala FL

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Hobbies & Supplies
(352) 351-2455
4325 W Silver Springs Blvd
Ocala, FL
 
Trains of Ocala
(352) 369-5152
1041 NE 14 St
Ocala, FL
 
New Red Hobbies
(352) 671-7302
609 N/W 4TH Ave
Ocala, FL
 
Rob's Hobby World
(352) 854-2799
8602 Sw State Road 200
ocala, FL
 
Wayside Engine Co.
(904) 591-2001
17990 NW 77 Avenue
Reddick, FL
 
PDK Trains
(352) 622-1957
1009 NE 14th Street
Ocala, FL
 
Hobby House
(352) 620-8333
3223 NE Silver Springs Boulevard
Ocala, FL
 
Jack's Hobbies
(352) 351-2224
1720 NW 4th Ave.
Ocala, FL
 
John''s Hobbies
(800) 800-7203
1507 S E 150th St.
Summerfield, FL
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Walk-in Store, Phone & Mail Order

Rob's Hobby World
(352) 854-2799
8602 SW Highway 200
Ocala, FL

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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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