Kirtlands Warbler Sound Recordings Provo UT

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Hobby Stop LC
(801) 226-7947
327 East 1200 South # 10
Orem, UT
 
HobbyTown USA
(801) 224-3577
Festival Shopping Center
Orem, UT
 
Hobby HQ
(801) 794-4995
883 East 600 North
Spanish Fork, UT
 
Provo Rental Scooters
(601) 297-5758
445 W 400 N #8
Provo, UT
 
STI
(801) 375-6805
1018 South 350 East
Provo, UT
 
Hobby Stop
(801) 226-7947
327 East 1200 South #10
Orem, UT
 
Best Bilt Hobbies
(801) 798-8727
1320 S 2000 W
Springville, UT
 
A Mad Man's Hobby Store
(801) 766-9185
127 East State Street
Lehi, UT
 
Pine Meadows Soap Making Supplies
(801) 221-0483
1038 S 350 E
Provo, UT
Store Type
Storefront/ warehouse

Antares Scale Models
(801) 607-5205
512 North Beverly Ave
Orem, UT
 

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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