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What does PRAW stand for?

PRAW stands for Prairie Warbler (bird species)

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Species of concern include: Bachman's Sparrow (Aimophila aestivalis), Northern Bobwhite (Colinus virginianus), Red-cockaded Woodpecker (Picoides borealis), Prairie Warbler (Dendroica discolor), and Golden-winged Warbler (Vermivora chrysoptera) (Brewster 1886, Burleigh 1958, Stupka 1963, Hunter et al.
The presence of several species of birds - including the perky prairie warbler, the buzzy blue-winged warbler and the stunningly beautiful indigo bunting - is the long-awaited result of a conservation project that has been a collective effort of area agencies and groups, and seeing the birds arrive to nest was a benchmark that the project has so far been successful.
Beyond that, in the disturbed area we would expect to see an increase in shrub land birds, like the chestnut-sided warbler, prairie warbler, brown thrasher, Eastern towhee - all species that benefit from the new forest growth.