Kirtlands Warbler Sound Recordings Santa Clarita CA

Local resource for Kirtlands warbler sound recordings in Santa Clarita, CA. 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.

JB's Hot Rod Hobbies
(661) 255-2404
25845 San Fernando Rd #21
Saugus, CA
 
Smith Brothers Hobby Center
(818) 885-8636
8941 Reseda Boulavard
Northridge, CA
 
Smith Bros.
(818) 885-8636
8941 Reseda Blvd.
Northridge, CA
 
San-Val Discount
(818) 786-8274
Inc. 7444 Valjean Avenue
Van Nuys, CA
 
E Hobby House
(818) 609-1968
17721 Van Owen Street
Reseda, CA
 
Golden Spike Rails
(805) 251-7780
16220 San Fernando Mission Boule...
Granada Hills, CA
 
Classic Hobbies & Toys
(818) 993-5665
9038 Tampa Avenue
Northridge, CA
 
Hobby House
(818) 609-1968
17721 Vanowen Street
Reseda, CA
 
Heli Hobby
(818) 348-4354
17721 Vanowen Street
Reseda, CA
 
Train Connection
(818) 882-8065
20832 Roscoe Boulevard
Canoga Park, CA
 

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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