Kirtlands Warbler Sound Recordings Valdosta GA

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Valdosta Hobbies
(912) 244-2101
3998 Inner Perimeter Road
Valdosta, GA
 
Garden Railways & Train Shop
(912) 244-6410
1913 Baytree Pl
Valdosta, GA

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PetSmart
(229) 244-0856
1700 NORMAN DR., SUITE 200
VALDOSTA, GA

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Hahira Nursery Inc
(229) 794-2198
837 Union Rd
Hahira, GA

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Hobbytown Usa
(678) 965-4405
570 Lakeland Plz
Cumming, GA
 
Action World Hobby
(229) 247-4315
Valdosta Mall #1214
Valdosta, GA
 
PetSmart
(229) 244-0856
1700 Norman Dr Ste 200
Valdosta, GA
Hours
Monday - Friday: 9:00-9:00
Sunday: 10:00-6:00

Miller Ace Hardware
(229) 245-8054
3137 North Oak Street Extension
Valdosta, GA
Products / Services
Shrubs

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Hobby Lobby Creative Center
(678) 422-6445
1550 Southlake Pkwy
Morrow, GA
 
Buford Junction
(404) 945-3222
359 Shadburn Avenue
Buford, GA
 
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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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