Kirtlands Warbler Sound Recordings York PA

Local resource for Kirtlands warbler sound recordings in York, PA. 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.

Sweitzer's Hobby Depot
(717) 843-8321
935 E Market Street
York, PA
 
G & L Hobby Shop
(717) 843-2520
1706 West Market Street
York, PA
 
Bumps & Jumps RC Speedway
(717) 932-3000
643 Old York Rd
Etters, PA
 
Loretta's Main Line Trains
(717) 944-2336
Water & Union Streets
Middletown, PA
 
Smitty's Hobby & Craft
(717) 393-2521
1226 Millersville Pike
Lancaster, PA
 
White Rose Hobbies LL
(717) 505-8676
1501 Mount Rose Ave D8
York, PA
 
Kuhn Eurobahn Trains
(717) 426-2090
42 W. Market St.
Marietta, PA
Store Type
Walk-in Store, Phone & Mail Order

Pit Stop Hobbies
(717) 653-6222
262 West Main Street
Mount Joy, PA
 
Cool Trains Toys & Hobbies
(717) 898-7119
106 W Main St
Salunga, PA
 
Station Hobby Shop
(717) 774-7096
213 Ninth Street
New Cumberland, PA
 

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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