The Washington GAP Analysis Program applied to breeding birds only. These maps, which include wintering birds, pelagic (coastal) birds, and birds expanding their ranges, do not include range maps.
NatureMapping observations reported by townships throughout the year.
This species is seen in winter in grasslands, grain fields and coastal wetlands in different areas of the US., such as around Pennsylvania, Texas and the west coast of Mexico. For breeding it repairs to the high Arctic tundra.Text edited by Gussie Litwer