Kirtlands Warbler Sound Recordings South Bend IN

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Ewing''s hobbies
(574) 287-0908
2311 Erskine
South Bend, IN
Store Type
Online Store Mail Order

New York Central Toys & Trains
(574) 255-8538
2000 Lincolnway East
Mishawaka, IN
 
Crest Enterprises Hobbies
(219) 654-8409
6672 East Poppy Lane
New Carlisle, IN
 
Pete Russell's Speed Shop
(574) 293-1827
1651 W. Franklin Street
Elkhart, IN
 
Bremen's Hobbies (Heuberger's)
(574) 546-3807
308 N. Bowen Ave.
Bremen, IN
 
Hobby Land
(219) 255-1722
Inc. Town & Country Shopping Center 2564 Miracle Lane
Mishawaka, IN
 
Hobbyland Inc.
(800) 225-6509
1810 E. 12th St. Unit C
Mishawaka, IN
Store Type
Walk-in Store, Online Store, Phone & Mail Order

Rupel Toy Trains
(574) 875-8008
23631 US Hwy 33 Ste D
Elkhart, IN
 
Bremen Hobbies & Crafts
(219) 546-3807
308 North Bowen Avenue
Bremen, IN
 
Dave's Model Trains
(616) 473-5533
10644 Old US 31
Berrien Springs, MI
 

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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