Kirtlands Warbler Sound Recordings Rockford IL

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Hobbytown USA
(815) 282-0727
3782 N Alpine Rd
Rockford, IL
 
HobbyTown USA
(815) 282-0727
3782 North Alpine Road
Rockford, IL
 
PETCO
(815) 229-0184
6305 East State Street
Rockford, IL
Hours
Monday: 9:00am-9:00pm
Tuesday: 9:00am-9:00pm
Wednesday: 9:00am-9:00pm
Thursday: 9:00am-9:00pm
Friday: 9:00am-9:00pm
Saturday: 9:00am-9:00pm
Sunday: 10:00am-7:00pm

PetSmart
(815) 654-1766
1526 West Lane Rd
Machesney Park, IL
Hours
Monday - Friday: 9:00-9:00
Sunday: 10:00-6:00

PetSmart
(815) 654-1766
1526 WEST LANE ROAD
MACHESNEY PARK, IL

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Royal Hobby Shop
(815) 399-1771
3920 E State St
Rockford, IL
 
Midwest Rail Junction
(815) 963-0200
6735 Broadcast Pky
Loves Park, IL
 
PetSmart
(815) 397-7880
6320 E State St
Rockford, IL
Hours
Monday - Friday: 9:00-9:00
Sunday: 10:00-7:00

PetSmart
(815) 397-7880
6320 EAST STATE STREET
ROCKFORD, IL

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Logli Markets
(815) 484-2463
2642 Charles St.
Rockford, IL
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Vegetables

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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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