Kirtlands Warbler Sound Recordings Plano TX

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Hobby Lobby Creative Center
(469) 467-6018
900 W 15th St # A
Plano, TX
 
BMI Hobbies
(469) 814-9285
2109 W Parker Road Ste 202 A
Plano, TX
 
T&T R/C Cars
(972) 633-2470
3420 Avenue K, Suite 154
Plano, TX
 
Discount Model Trains
(972) 931-8135
4641 Ratliff Lane
Dallas, TX
 
Decoder Installation Services
(972) 272-8810
3721 O''Henry
Garland, TX
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Online Store, Phone & Mail Order

Hobby Lobby Creative Center
(214) 902-8336
3616 Forest Ln
Dallas, TX
 
Plano R/C Hobbies
(972) 422-5386
230 W Parker
Plano, TX
 
HobbyTown USA
(972) 758-7875
Polo Towne Crossing
Plano, TX
 
Discount Model Trains
(972) 931-8135
4641 Ratliff Lane
Addison, TX
 
Mike's Hobby Shop
(972) 242-4930
1201 N. I-35E
Carrollton, 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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