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SCIENTIFIC NAME: Setophaga discolor
POPULATION: 3.5 million
HABITAT: Breeds in early successional habitats in the eastern U.S.; winters in south Florida and the Caribbean
Contrary to its name, the Prairie Warbler is a bird of scrubby fields, clearcuts, and open woods, where it can be located by its buzzy, ascending song, tail-pumping habit, and black-streaked yellow plumage. This species has a bold facial pattern that gives it a “spectacled” appearance.