Southeastern Birds

The species profiles below are a one-stop-shop for information about the bird that the Southeast region of the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service is responsible for protecting and/or recovering.

A white breasted bird with blueish grey feathers.

Elfin-woods warbler

The elfin-woods warbler was discovered in 1968. In 2016, the elfin-woods warbler was listed as threatened under the Endangered Species Act with a Section 4(d) rule providing exemptions for certain agriculture and forestry activities that may benefit the species. Visit the species profile...

Elfin-woods warbler. Photo by Mike Morel.