Kirtlands Warbler Sound Recordings Odessa TX

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Golden Suzuki Honda
(432) 332-1288
306 East Second Street
Odessa, TX
 
PetSmart
(432) 362-1614
2022 E 42nd
Odessa, TX
Hours
Monday - Friday: 9:00-9:00
Sunday: 10:00-7:00

Walgreen Drug Stores
(432) 337-6637
801 Maple Ave
Odessa, TX
 
Town & Country Drug
(432) 366-2868
2745 N Grandview Ave
Odessa, TX
 
University Small Animal Clinic & Hospital
(432) 362-0341
2801 John Ben Shepperd Pkwy
Odessa, TX
 
Pepper Hobbies
(432) 550-0426
3952 E 42nd Ste G
Odessa, TX
 
PetSmart
(432) 520-3134
4206 West Loop 250
Midland, TX
Hours
Monday - Friday: 9:00-9:00
Sunday: 9:00-7:00

Ark Animal Hospital
(432) 367-5156
4250 NE Loop 338
Odessa, TX
 
Pet Mystique
(432) 335-0325
1131 E 42nd St
Odessa, TX
 
Fintastic Fish Bowl
(432) 362-8734
6701 N Dixie Blvd
Odessa, 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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