Distribution / Range
Breed in the marshes on the Atlantic coast of Canada and Maine, central Canada, (the Canadian Prairies region and a coastal strip on the south of Hudson Bay), and the north central United States.
Migrate south to winter along the southeastern coasts of the United States.
Orange face with grey cheeks. Brown upper plumage except for a grey crown and nape. Below cream-colored with light or indistinct streaking and a white throat and belly. Tail short and pointed