Quail Sound Recordings Elgin IL

Local resource for quail sound recordings in Elgin, IL. Includes detailed information on local businesses that provide access to quail sound recordings, quail song recordings, and quail bird houses, as well as advice and content on attracting quails, quail feeders, quail types, and quail descriptions.

Rails Unlimited
(847) 697-5353
126 Will Street
Elgin, IL
 
B & G Train World
(847) 888-2646
829 Walnut Avenue
Elgin, IL
 
HobbyTown USA
(847) 490-0900
Schaumburg Marketplace
Schaumburg, IL
 
Reynauld's Euro-Imports
(630) 262-0771
227 South Third Street
Geneva, IL
 
Marbles - The Brain Store
(801) 557-8736
Woodfield Mall D307
Schaumburg, IL
 
B&G Train
(847) 888-2646
829 Walnut Avenue
Elgin, IL
 
HobbyTown USA
(630) 587-1256
Main Street Commons
St. Charles, IL
 
Choo Choo Connection
(847) 882-7728
1228 North Roselle Road
Schaumburg, IL
 
HobbyTown USA
(815) 444-1515
9200 Pyott Road
Lake, IL
 
Palatine Hobby
(847) 359-7888
Ltd. 772 West Euclid Avenue
Palatine, IL
 

California Quail

Callipepla californica L 10" (25 cm)

Photo by John Sorensen.

Listen to a California quail.

Despite its name, the California quail is not quite restricted to that state, breeding from extreme southern British Columbia south through Baja California and into Nevada and parts of Idaho and Utah. The male has a black face outlined in white, a red crown, and a curved black crest feather that looks like a reverse question mark. It is separated from the similar Gambel's quail by its speckled belly. The female is duller and has a smaller crest but also has a speckled belly. It breeds in brushy areas and chaparral and is fairly common in some suburban neighborhoods, where it can be a regular visitor to feeders. The typical call is a ringing Chi-ca-GO , which can be heard for as much as a mile. Family groups in the back yard are frequently heard giving a variety of soft clucking noises.

This sound file requires RealPlayer . Bird song courtesy of Lang Elliott, NatureSound Studio . ...

Author: Bird Watcher's Digest

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