Kirtlands Warbler Sound Recordings Owensboro KY

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X-Treme Hobbies
(270) 684-6232
1003 A Burlew Blvd
Owensboro, KY
 
Reo Raceway
(812) 457-0931
Hwy 161 1515
Rockport, IN
 
Liberty K9
(270) 927-8646
280 Schafer Camp Road
Hawesville, KY
 
PetSmart
(270) 688-0412
5241 Frederica St
Owensboro, KY
Hours
Monday - Friday: 9:00-9:00
Sunday: 10:00-6:00

Pet Food Ctr
(270) 684-9555
2744 Frederica St
Owensboro, KY

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Golf Land USA, Inc
(270) 683-4693
1864 Old Calhoun Road
Owensboro, KY
 
Kentucky Walking Sticks and Canes
(270) 314-4461
4268 Brookhill Dr
Owensboro, KY
 
Pets 1st, Inc.
(812) 490-5738
7766F Fruitwood Lane
Newburgh, IN

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Tropical Breeze Aquarium & Pet Shop Incorporated
(270) 685-5637
1925 Triplett St
Owensboro, KY

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E & L Pets
(270) 684-5248
4036 Frederica St
Owensboro, KY

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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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