Prairie Warbler Setophaga discolor. Cornell Lab of Ornithology, Ithaca, New York. 2020. eBird Status and Trends, Data Version: 2018; Released: 2020. A tail-wagging yellow warbler with black streaks down its sides, the Prairie Warbler is found in scrubby fields and forests throughout the eastern and south-central United States, not on the prairies. Yellow-rumped Warblers are impressive in the sheer numbers with which they flood the continent each fall. eBird data from 2014-2018. A tail-wagging yellow warbler with black streaks down its sides, the Prairie Warbler is found in scrubby fields and forests throughout the eastern and south-central United States, not on the prairies. https://doi.org/10.2173/ebirdst.2018, Certain products may be unavailable due to insufficient data. . Small warbler, yellow overall with black streaks on sides and unique face pattern. Prairie Warbler Setophaga discolor Range map Data provided by eBird. This map animates weekly estimated relative abundance, defined as the expected count on an eBird Traveling Count starting at the optimal time of day with the optimal search duration and distance that maximizes detection of that species in a region on the specified date. Fink, D., T. Auer, A. Johnston, M. Strimas-Mackey, O. Robinson, S. Ligocki, B. Petersen, C. Wood, I. Davies, B. Sullivan, M. Iliff, S. Kelling. Reddish streaks on back are distinctive, but can be difficult to see or absent on immatures. Range. Upperparts are duller olive. A tail-wagging yellow warbler with black streaks down its sides, the Prairie Warbler is found in scrubby fields and forests throughout the eastern and south-central United States, not on the prairies. • Prairie warbler - Dendroica discolor - USGS Patuxent Bird Identification InfoCenter Learn more. Long tail is often pumped up and down, but not as consistently as Palm Warbler. Though the color palette is subdued all winter, you owe it to yourself to seek these birds out on their spring migration or on their breeding grounds. Learn more. Shrubs and trees fill with the streaky brown-and-yellow birds and their distinctive, sharp chips. This map depicts the range boundary, defined as the areas where the species is estimated to occur at a rate of 5% or more for at least one week within each season. This map animates weekly estimated relative abundance, defined as the expected count on an eBird Traveling Count starting at the optimal time of day with the optimal search duration and distance that maximizes detection of that species in a region on the specified date. ... Watch 118 Bird Species Migrate Across a Map of the Western Hemisphere. Occurrence. Estimated for 2018.