Kirtlands Warbler Sound Recordings Ontario CA

Local resource for Kirtlands warbler sound recordings in Ontario, CA. Includes detailed information on local businesses that provide access to Kirtlands warbler sound recordings, Kirtlands warbler song recordings, and Kirtlands warbler bird houses, as well as advice and content on attracting Kirtlands warblers, Kirtlands warbler feeders, and Kirtlands warbler descriptions.

Village Model Shop
(714) 983-7317
112 West "B" Street
Ontario, CA
 
Revelation Raceway
(909) 628-9909
4871 West State Street
Ontario, CA
 
TQ RC Racing
(909) 627-2800
13871 Oaks Avenue
Chino, CA
 
The Train Stop
(909) 599-2602
211 W. Bonita Ave.
San Dimas, CA
 
HobbyTown USA
(951) 272-4020
351 Magnolia Ave., Suite 101
Corona, CA
 
Hobby Club USA
(909) 628-4300
10820 Central Avenue
Ontario, CA
 
Pegasus Hobbies
(909) 982-6507
5515 Moreno Ave
Montclair, CA
 
Train Stop
(909) 599-2602
211 West Bonita Avenue
San Dimas, CA
 
Traintown
(909) 612-5781
303 South Diamond Bar Boulevard
Diamond Bar, CA
 
Railroad Company
(909) 687-2120
7107-J Arlington Avenue
Riverside, CA
 

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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