Kirtlands Warbler Sound Recordings Rochester NY

Local resource for Kirtlands warbler sound recordings in Rochester, NY. Includes detailed information on local businesses that provide access to Kirtlands warbler sound recordings, Kirtlands warbler song recordings, and Kirtlands warbler bird houses, as well as advice and content on attracting Kirtlands warblers, Kirtlands warbler feeders, and Kirtlands warbler descriptions.

The Hobby House
(585) 429-6280
2378 Lyell Ave
Rochester, NY
 
Irondequoit Car Shops
(585) 482-3734
73 Governor Terrace
Rochester, NY
Store Type
Walk-in Store, Phone & Mail Order

Lakeshore Coin and Hobby Center
(716) 581-0640
2670 Dewey Avenue
Rochester, NY
 
Despatch Junction
(716) 385-5570
100 Station Road
East Rochester, NY
 
Performance Hobbies
(585) 872-4990
C/O TMC Framing, Inc.
Webster, NY
 
Dan's Crafts & Things
(585) 482-7850
352 Empire Blvd
Rochester, NY
 
Dan''s Crafts and Things
(585) 654-8388
352 Empire Blvd.
Rochester, NY
Store Type
Walk-in Store, Phone & Mail Order

Despatch Junction West
(716) 426-6685
2222 Lyell Avenue
Rochester, NY
 
Empire Northern Models
(585) 670-0679
680 Ridge Road
Webster, NY
 
Mike's Antique Toys and Trains
(716) 637-9980
5605 Brockport-Spencerport Road
Brockport, NY
 

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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