Female Redstart

Male Redstart, Photo Credits: Terry Hartley

SCIENTIFIC NAME: Setophaga ruticilla

STATUS: Breeder. Common in spring and fall, and fairly common in summer in Inland Coastal Plain and Gulf Coast regions. Common in spring and fall in Tennessee Valley and Mountain regions, and rare to uncommon in summer. Low Conservation Concern.

HABITAT: In breeding season, found in deciduous woods, especially riverine systems. During migration, found in woodlands.