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2000 Results: South Dakota

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

See list of localities in South Dakota with reports.


Species [taxonomic]
[alphabetic]
Number of Birds   Number of Checklists
Reporting the Species
Canada Goose 282       6      
Trumpeter Swan 2       1      
Wood Duck 5       1      
American Wigeon 40       1      
Mallard 989       10      
Northern Pintail 2       1      
Redhead 3       1      
Lesser Scaup 2       2      
Bufflehead 12       1      
Common Goldeneye 77       3      
Barrow's Goldeneye 2       1      
Ring-necked Pheasant 50       16      
Sharp-tailed Grouse 16       2      
Wild Turkey 314       7      
Bald Eagle 40       13      
Northern Harrier 3       3      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 2       2      
Red-tailed Hawk 15       10      
Ferruginous Hawk 2       1      
Rough-legged Hawk 17       6      
Golden Eagle 4       4      
American Kestrel 4       4      
Merlin 1       1      
American Coot 2       1      
Rock Pigeon 328       21      
Mourning Dove 4       2      
Great Horned Owl 4       3      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 4       3      
Downy Woodpecker 156       81      
Hairy Woodpecker 63       37      
Northern Flicker 15       11      
Northern Shrike 1       1      
Gray Jay 12       4      
Pinyon Jay 18       2      
Blue Jay 215       65      
Black-billed Magpie 18       10      
American Crow 635       53      
Horned Lark 58       8      
Black-capped Chickadee 552       120      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 114       45      
White-breasted Nuthatch 103       48      
Brown Creeper 8       6      
Townsend's Solitaire 1       1      
American Robin 117       8      
European Starling 952       50      
Cedar Waxwing 53       3      
Lapland Longspur 2       2      
American Tree Sparrow 430       40      
Song Sparrow 3       3      
White-throated Sparrow 23       3      
Harris's Sparrow 5       1      
White-crowned Sparrow 4       2      
Dark-eyed Junco 676       73      
Northern Cardinal 309       32      
Red-winged Blackbird 35       2      
Brewer's Blackbird 34       1      
Common Grackle 15       4      
Purple Finch 159       21      
House Finch 341       52      
Red Crossbill 2       1      
Common Redpoll 453       26      
Pine Siskin 199       35      
American Goldfinch 1,518       58      
Evening Grosbeak 4       1      
House Sparrow 2,730       113      
Total 12,259             

A total of 65 species were reported.

See list of localities in South Dakota with reports.

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