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2012 Results: Pierre, South Dakota

This town report includes all data submitted to the town and to all postal codes associated with the town.

Other years: 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012


Species [taxonomic]
[alphabetic]
Number of Birds   Number of Checklists
Reporting the Species
Snow Goose 5       2      
Cackling Goose 7,000       2      
Canada Goose 11,624       9      
Wood Duck 15       3      
Mallard 4,097       5      
Northern Pintail 1       1      
Green-winged Teal 1       1      
Redhead 2       1      
Ring-necked Duck 1       1      
Bufflehead 4       1      
Common Goldeneye 160       6      
Hooded Merganser 14       2      
Common Merganser 168       5      
Ring-necked Pheasant 69       9      
Sharp-tailed Grouse 8       2      
Greater Prairie-Chicken 7       2      
Wild Turkey 1       1      
Golden Eagle 4       2      
Northern Harrier 16       5      
Northern Goshawk 2       2      
Bald Eagle 38       6      
Red-tailed Hawk 14       5      
Ferruginous Hawk 3       3      
Rough-legged Hawk 20       5      
Ring-billed Gull 6       3      
California Gull 2       2      
Herring Gull 29       3      
Thayer's Gull 2       2      
Iceland Gull 1       1      
Rock Pigeon 64       5      
Eurasian Collared-Dove 29       7      
Eastern Screech-Owl 1       1      
Great Horned Owl 8       4      
Snowy Owl 26       4      
Belted Kingfisher 4       3      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 2       2      
Downy Woodpecker 10       6      
Hairy Woodpecker 8       6      
Northern Flicker 5       3      
American Kestrel 2       1      
Merlin 1       1      
Prairie Falcon 3       3      
Northern Shrike 4       3      
Blue Jay 5       2      
American Crow 9       2      
Horned Lark 58       3      
Black-capped Chickadee 45       8      
White-breasted Nuthatch 5       4      
Brown Creeper 2       2      
Golden-crowned Kinglet 9       2      
Townsend's Solitaire 2       2      
American Robin 146       3      
Cedar Waxwing 106       3      
Lapland Longspur 5       1      
Snow Bunting 7       1      
American Tree Sparrow 29       4      
Dark-eyed Junco 63       10      
Northern Cardinal 3       3      
Red-winged Blackbird 44       1      
Western Meadowlark 17       3      
Purple Finch 22       4      
House Finch 45       4      
Common Redpoll 15       1      
American Goldfinch 188       8      
House Sparrow 141       10      
Total 24,447             

A total of 65 species were reported.

See a summary for South Dakota.

This report was updated 15-Jan-2013 09:05 ET.