Kirtlands Warbler Sound Recordings Reading PA

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G & K Hobby Centre
(610) 374-8598
720 Gordon Street
Reading, PA
 
HobbyTown USA
(610) 916-4477
12F Wingco Lane
Reading, PA
 
Ye Old Train
(610) 369-0755
& Christmas Shop
Boyerstown, PA
 
Modellbahn Ott Hobbies
(610) 367-5925
1100 Grosser Road
Gilbertsville, PA
 
Survival Camping Store
(610) 301-2817
15623 kutztown road
kutztown, PA
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Iron Horse Hobby House
(610) 373-6927
60 South Sixth St.
Reading, PA
 
J C Musser Hobbies
(610) 921-8788
835 Hiesters Lane Suite 7 Post Office Box 14901
Reading, PA
 
Modelport
(610) 323-6753
Inc. 309 High Street
Pottstown, PA
 
Brian's Model Trains
(717) 866-6070
109 W Main Street
Myerstown, PA
 
Leesport premium feed, pet supply & grooming
(610) 926-8228
RT 61 & WALL STREET
Leesport, 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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