Kirtlands Warbler Sound Recordings Scranton PA

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Great Train Store
(717) 963-0963
211 The Mall at Steamtown
Scranton, PA
 
Nolan & Rogers
(717) 347-0434
1506 North Main Avenue
Scranton, PA
 
M & B Hunting & Hobbies
(570) 586-6648
1129 Lackawanna Trail Rd
Clarks Summit, PA
 
Hobby Savings Zone
(800) 873-9893
504 Scranton- Carbondale Hwy
Mayfield, PA
 
Train Shed
(570) 698-7798
1162 Lake Ariel Hwy
Lake Ariel, PA
 
Scranton Hobby Center
(570) 342-1963
517 Lackawanna Avenue
Scranton, PA
 
Main Hobby Center Inc.
(717) 489-8857
Rt. 6 Scranton Carbondale Highway
Blakely, PA
 
Taylor's Hobby World
(717) 587-0181
312 South State Street
Clarks Summit, PA
 
The Train Shoppe & Hobby Ctr Ltd
(570) 824-7688
334 North Penna Ave
Wilkes-Barre, PA
 
Train Shoppe and Hobby Center
(717) 824-7688
334 North Penna Avenue
Wilkes-Barre, PA
 

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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