Kirtlands Warbler Sound Recordings Wausau WI

Local resource for Kirtlands warbler sound recordings in Wausau, WI. 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.

Pope's Hobbyland
(715) 842-4371
640 S 3rd Ave
Wausau, WI
 
The Hobby Connection
(715) 355-4100
503 S Grand Ave
Rothschild, WI
 
PetSmart
(715) 355-6159
3601 Rib Mountain Dr
Wausau, WI
Hours
Monday - Friday: 9:00-9:00
Sunday: 10:00-6:00

Roe Pet & Garden
(715) 845-5689
643 S 3rd Ave
Wausau, WI

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Jadeco Stamp & Hobbies
(715) 341-5555
P.o. Box 845
Stevens Point, WI
 
Hobby Connection
(715) 355-4100
503 S Grand Ave.
Rothschild, WI
Store Type
Walk-in Store, Phone & Mail Order

PETCO
(715) 359-3930
4440 Rib Mountain Drive
Wausau, WI
Hours
Monday: 9:00am-9:00pm
Tuesday: 9:00am-9:00pm
Wednesday: 9:00am-9:00pm
Thursday: 9:00am-9:00pm
Friday: 9:00am-9:00pm
Saturday: 9:00am-9:00pm
Sunday: 10:00am-7:00pm

PetSmart
(715) 355-6159
3601 RIB MOUNTAIN DRIVE
WAUSAU, WI

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Tranquil Settings Garden Center
(715) 341-9907
1002 County Road X
Wausau, WI
 
Fondy Hobby Supply
(920) 923-6950
835 W Johnson St # 10
Fond Du Lac, WI
 
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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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