Kirtlands Warbler Sound Recordings Traverse City MI

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Trains & Things Hobbies
(231) 947-1353
210 East Front St.
Traverse City, MI
Store Type
Walk-in Store, Phone & Mail Order

Trains & Things
(231) 947-1353
210 E. Front St.
Traverse City, MI
 
PetSmart
(231) 947-4714
2544 Crossing Circle
Traverse City, MI
Hours
Monday - Friday: 9:00-9:00
Sunday: 10:00-6:00

Great Lakes Pet Memorial & Crematory
(231) 421-1370
1783 Perrys Loop
Traverse City, MI
 
PetSmart
(231) 947-4714
2544 CROSSING CIR
TRAVERSE CITY, MI

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Ovaitt's R/C Speedshop
(231) 943-7007
885 US 31 South
Traverse City, MI
 
badpony designs
(231) 642-7622
461 main street
lake leelanau, MI

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Traverse City Parrot Rescue
www.tcparrotrescue.weebly.com
Arbutus Ct
Traverse City, MI
Products
unwanted parrots

U-Groom Pet Salon
(231) 947-7726
512 W. 14th St.
Traverse City, MI
 
Meredith's Village Garden Center
(231) 941-1808
1111 S Garfield Ave
Traverse City, MI
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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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