Kirtlands Warbler Sound Recordings Tacoma WA

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Tacoma R/C Raceway
(253) 565-1935
4802 S Adams Street
Tacoma, WA
 
Online Trains & Hobbies
(877) 487-2167
3905 Steilacoom Blvd. SW
Lakewood, WA
Store Type
Walk-in Store, Phone & Mail Order

Online Trains
(253) 472-7732
3905 Steilacoom Blvd SW
Lakewood, WA
 
Tacoma Trains
(253) 756-7517
2521 North Proctor Street
Tacoma, WA
 
Tacoma Trains & Hobbies
(253) 756-7517
3813 North 26th St.
Tacoma, WA
 
Fantasy World Toys
(253) 473-6223
1909 S 72nd St. Ste A-12
Tacoma, WA
 
Pacific Railway Hobbies
(253) 581-4453
5115 100th Street S.W. #7
Tacoma, WA
 
HobbyTown USA
(253) 531-8111
13923 Pacific Avenue S
Tacoma, WA
 
HobbyTown
(253) 531-8111
402 Garfield Street
Tacoma, WA
 
NW Nitro RC Hobbies
(253) 841-4639
412 E Main Street
Puyallup, WA
 

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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