Kirtlands Warbler Sound Recordings Sarasota FL

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Gulf Coast Model Railroad Inc.
(941) 923-9303
3222 Clark Road
Sarasota, FL
 
Gulf Coast Model Railroad
(941) 923-9303
3222 Clark Road
Sarasota, FL
 
The Robot Marketplace
(941) 749-6030
5129 53rd Avenue East, Suite A
Bradenton, FL
 
George's Hobby Shop
(941) 729-4800
817 5th ST
Palmetto, FL
 
K 2 Scrapbook Studio
(941) 926-1744
4281 Clark Rd
Sarasota, FL

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Gulf Coast Model Railroad Hobby Shop
(941) 923-9303
3222 Clark Road
Sarasota, FL
Store Type
Walk-in Store, Phone & Mail Order

Gateway Station
(941) 921-7203
6554 Gateway Avenue
Sarasota, FL
 
AllTrains.com
(941) 758-3122
P.O. Box 21161
Bradenton, FL
Store Type
Online Store, Phone & Mail Order

Ace Hobbies Venice
(941) 488-9088
859 US Hwy 41 Bypass South
Venice, FL
 
Gulf Coast Model Railroad
(941) 923-9303
3222 Clark Rd
Sarasota, FL

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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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