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2009 Results: South Dakota

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See list of localities in South Dakota with reports.


Species [taxonomic]
[alphabetic]
Number of Birds   Number of Checklists
Reporting the Species
Greater White-fronted Goose 25       2      
Snow Goose 15       6      
Ross's Goose 1       1      
Cackling Goose 4,656       5      
Canada Goose 36,689       43      
Wood Duck 7       1      
Gadwall 4       1      
American Wigeon 40       1      
Mallard 2,524       24      
Redhead 57       5      
Ring-necked Duck 6       1      
Greater Scaup 12       1      
Bufflehead 207       3      
Common Goldeneye 285       4      
Hooded Merganser 5       2      
Common Merganser 749       5      
Red-breasted Merganser 5       1      
Gray Partridge 4       2      
Ring-necked Pheasant 670       37      
Sharp-tailed Grouse 45       6      
Greater Prairie-Chicken 210       3      
Wild Turkey 641       29      
Turkey Vulture 1       1      
Bald Eagle 125       42      
Northern Harrier 4       2      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 11       11      
Cooper's Hawk 3       3      
Northern Goshawk 3       3      
Red-tailed Hawk 69       34      
Ferruginous Hawk 6       5      
Rough-legged Hawk 116       17      
Golden Eagle 31       11      
American Kestrel 10       9      
Merlin 5       5      
Gyrfalcon 2       2      
Prairie Falcon 3       3      
American Coot 29       3      
Ring-billed Gull 2       2      
California Gull 1       1      
Herring Gull 59       3      
Thayer's Gull 1       1      
Glaucous Gull 2       1      
Rock Pigeon 685       33      
Eurasian Collared-Dove 113       27      
Mourning Dove 3       2      
Eastern Screech-Owl 4       3      
Great Horned Owl 24       15      
Short-eared Owl 2       1      
Northern Saw-whet Owl 1       1      
Belted Kingfisher 3       3      
Lewis's Woodpecker 2       1      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 22       22      
Downy Woodpecker 248       138      
Hairy Woodpecker 149       94      
American Three-toed Woodpecker 1       1      
Northern Flicker 73       42      
Northern Shrike 3       2      
Gray Jay 7       2      
Blue Jay 261       80      
Black-billed Magpie 14       7      
American Crow 1,808       56      
Horned Lark 201       13      
Black-capped Chickadee 478       131      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 86       36      
White-breasted Nuthatch 167       97      
Pygmy Nuthatch 8       3      
Brown Creeper 11       10      
American Dipper 1       1      
Eastern Bluebird 5       2      
Townsend's Solitaire 11       10      
American Robin 606       47      
European Starling 1,204       62      
Cedar Waxwing 127       13      
Lapland Longspur 102       2      
Snow Bunting 47       6      
American Tree Sparrow 182       28      
Song Sparrow 54       5      
White-throated Sparrow 1       1      
Harris's Sparrow 7       4      
Dark-eyed Junco 865       129      
Northern Cardinal 87       32      
Red-winged Blackbird 30       11      
Common Grackle 2       1      
Purple Finch 45       17      
House Finch 470       58      
Red Crossbill 18       4      
White-winged Crossbill 5       1      
Common Redpoll 469       41      
Hoary Redpoll 1       1      
Pine Siskin 1,117       110      
American Goldfinch 1,058       113      
House Sparrow 2,051       138      
Total 60,279             

A total of 92 species were reported.

See list of localities in South Dakota with reports.

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