Kirtlands Warbler Sound Recordings Springfield MO

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Hobby Lobby Creative Center
(417) 862-1414
1717 W Kearney St
Springfield, MO
 
K-N-D-COLLECTIBLES
(877) 295-0315
Ferguson Ave
Springfield, MO
Store Type
Online Store

Sleeth Hobbies
(417) 883-1118
1912 E. Sunshine
Springfield, MO
 
Julies White House Org
(417) 883-4881
2115 E Edgewood St
Springfield, MO

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Pokezor World
(417) 742-5115
3450 N Farm Rd 59
Ash Grove, MO
Hours
Mon-Fri 8am-5pm

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Trainland Hobbies
(417) 881-5995
3121 S. Campbell
Springfield, MO
 
HobbyTown USA
(417) 887-1517
2718 S Glenstone Ave
Springfield, MO
 
Servo Central Hobbies
(417) 862-7700
3518 W Nichols St Ste A
Springfield, MO

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Two Busy Moms
(417) 695-8844
PO Box 338
Republic, MO

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PetSmart
(417) 887-7737
3500-S S Glenstone Ave
Springfield, MO
Hours
Monday - Friday: 9:00-9:00
Sunday: 10:00-6:00

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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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