Kirtlands Warbler Sound Recordings Saint Paul MN

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Whatnot Crafters & Hobbies
(763) 502-2348
6538 University Ave Ne
Fridley, MN
 
Scale Model Supplies
(651) 646-7781
458 N. Lexington Parkway
Saint Paul, MN
 
Marbles - The Brain Store
(801) 557-8736
333 Rosedale Center
Roseville, MN
 
HobbyTown USA
(651) 702-0355
7065 10th Street North
Oakdale, MN
 
Hub Hobby Center
(612) 866-9575
6410 Penn Ave. South
Richfield, MN
 
Hub Hobby Center
(651) 490-1675
82 Minnesota Ave
Little Canada, MN
 
Choo Choo Bob's Train Store
(651) 646-5252
2050 Marshall Avenue
St Paul, MN
 
Central Hobbies
(651) 457-4740
401 15th Ave N
South St Paul, MN
 
Becker's Model Railroad Supply
(651) 635-9480
2166 Silver Lake Road
New Brighton, MN
 
Hobby Junction
(612) 687-0975
1340 Duckwood Drive
Eagan, MN
 

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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