Kirtlands Warbler Sound Recordings Saint Petersburg FL

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Phil's Hobby Shop
(727) 545-1251
6050 Park Blvd.
Pinellas Park, FL
 
Archie's Hobbies & Helis
(727) 526-0394
4200 J 62nd Ave. North
Pinellas Park, FL
 
Trains & Treasures
(727) 298-0350
Inc. 1710 North Hercules Avanue Suite 104-5A
Clearwater, FL
 
Charlie's Discount Hobbies,Inc.
(813) 882-4007
7530 W Waters Ave
Tampa, FL
 
Frank''s Trains & Hobbies
(813) 855-1041
110 Pine Ave. S
Oldsmar, FL
Store Type
Walk-in Store, Phone & Mail Order

H&R Trains
(727) 526-4682
6901 US HWY 19 North
Pinellas Park, FL
Store Type
Walk-in Store, Phone & Mail Order

H & R Trains
(727) 526-4682
6901 U.S Hwy 19 North
Pinellas Park, FL
 
Chester Holley Model Railroad S...
(813) 831-7202
3818 South Himes Avenue
Tampa, FL
 
Holiday Wonderland Inc.
(813) 880-0510
7565 West Hillsborough Avenue
Tampa, FL
 
Happy Hobo Trains
(813) 886-5072
4040 West Waters Avenue #1100
Tampa, FL
 

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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