Kirtlands Warbler Sound Recordings Philadelphia PA

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Cappelli Stamps & Hobbies
(215) 629-1757
313 Market St
Philadelphia, PA
 
Cappelli Hobbies
(215) 629-1757
313 Market Street
Philadelphia, PA
 
Ted's Engine House
(609) 662-0222
6307 Westfield Avenue
Pennsauken, NJ
 
S & H Hardware & Supply
(215) 745-9375
6700 Castor Avenue
Philadelphia, PA
 
Track N Trains
(609) 786-0080
Inc. 111 West Broad Street
Palmyra, NJ
 
Computer Services Bureau Inc
(856) 933-8133
Black Horse Pike
Audubon, NJ
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Big Boy's Toys
(215) 483-3512
134 Rector Street
Philadelphia, PA
 
Spectrum Scientifics
(215) 667-8309
4403 Main Street
Philadelphia, PA
 
Sattler's Hobby Shop
(856) 854-7136
14 Haddon Ave.
Westmont, NJ
 
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(215) 884-7555
Greenwood Avenue & Leedom Street
Jenkintown, PA
 
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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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