Kirtlands Warbler Sound Recordings Vancouver WA

Local resource for Kirtlands warbler sound recordings in Vancouver, WA. Includes detailed information on local businesses that provide access to Kirtlands warbler sound recordings, Kirtlands warbler song recordings, and Kirtlands warbler bird houses, as well as advice and content on attracting Kirtlands warblers, Kirtlands warbler feeders, and Kirtlands warbler descriptions.

A-Train Hobby
(360) 944-5403
13503 SE Mill Plain Boulevard #B6
Vancouver, WA
 
Island Hobbies
(360) 891-5572
13503-C SE Mill Plain Blvd
Vancouver, WA
 
Hobbies Unlimited
(503) 287-4090
4503 North Interstate Avenue
Portland, OR
 
The Hobby Smith
(503) 284-1912
1809 NE 39th Avenue
Portland, OR
 
Vic's Hobby Supply
(503) 281-1032
606 NE Broadway
Portland, OR
 
HobbyTown USA
(360) 823-0904
8720 NE Centerpointe Dr, Ste 219
Vancouver, WA
 
Ted's Hobbies Unlimited
(503) 287-4090
4503 N Interstate Ave
Portland, OR
 
Hobby Smith
(503) 284-1912
4148 NE Hancock St
Portland, OR
Store Type
Walk-in Store, Phone & Mail Order

Toy Train Heaven
(360) 576-1602
6302 NW 166th Circle
Ridgefield, WA
Store Type
Phone & Mail Order

NWS Specialties Train Shop
(360) 834-3183
222 NE 4th Avenue
Camas, 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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