Kirtlands Warbler Sound Recordings San Antonio TX

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(210) 736-1204
935 Fredericksburg Rd
San Antonio, TX
 
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(210) 337-4386
615 Yellow Wood Dr
San Antonio, TX
 
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(210) 829-8697
99 East Basse Road
San Antonio, TX
 
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(210) 340-0150
6441 Blanco Road
San Antonio, TX
 
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(210) 829-8697
2501 NW Loop 410 Ste A
San Antonio, TX
 
Hobby Lobby Creative Center
(210) 647-5353
7058 Bandera Rd
San Antonio, TX
 
Hobby Center
(210) 735-4218
Inc. 3441 Fredericksburg Road
San Antonio, TX
 
Ligar Technologies
(210) 979-8880
2211 NW Military Hwy 114
San Antonio, TX
 
Dibble's Hobbies
(210) 735-7721
1029 Donaldson Ave.
San Antonio, TX
 
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(210) 805-8414
1778 Austin Highway
San Antonio, TX
 

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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