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2011 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 77       6      
Snow Goose 114       4      
Ross's Goose 2       2      
Cackling Goose 2,005       2      
Canada Goose 27,475       57      
Wood Duck 2       1      
Gadwall 56       6      
American Wigeon 50       4      
Mallard 7,283       31      
Northern Shoveler 3       1      
Northern Pintail 13       4      
Green-winged Teal 4       1      
Redhead 143       8      
Ring-necked Duck 40       3      
Greater Scaup 9       2      
Lesser Scaup 55       4      
Bufflehead 40       2      
Common Goldeneye 248       10      
Hooded Merganser 37       6      
Common Merganser 491       12      
Red-breasted Merganser 18       4      
Gray Partridge 10       2      
Ring-necked Pheasant 3,002       25      
Sharp-tailed Grouse 215       10      
Greater Prairie-Chicken 3       1      
Wild Turkey 1,047       35      
Great Blue Heron 1       1      
Bald Eagle 97       36      
Northern Harrier 10       9      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 14       13      
Cooper's Hawk 3       3      
Northern Goshawk 1       1      
Red-tailed Hawk 86       44      
Ferruginous Hawk 4       4      
Rough-legged Hawk 73       26      
Golden Eagle 19       7      
American Kestrel 4       3      
Merlin 2       2      
Prairie Falcon 3       3      
American Coot 67       6      
Ring-billed Gull 5       2      
California Gull 1       1      
Herring Gull 43       1      
Thayer's Gull 2       1      
Iceland Gull 1       1      
Glaucous Gull 4       1      
Rock Pigeon 1,037       39      
Eurasian Collared-Dove 159       48      
Mourning Dove 29       7      
Eastern Screech-Owl 3       3      
Great Horned Owl 16       11      
Barred Owl 1       1      
Long-eared Owl 1       1      
Short-eared Owl 3       3      
Northern Saw-whet Owl 2       2      
Belted Kingfisher 7       7      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 50       36      
Downy Woodpecker 254       136      
Hairy Woodpecker 131       77      
American Three-toed Woodpecker 1       1      
Northern Flicker 70       49      
Pileated Woodpecker 2       2      
Northern Shrike 4       3      
Gray Jay 12       5      
Pinyon Jay 12       1      
Blue Jay 332       90      
Black-billed Magpie 15       4      
American Crow 849       75      
Horned Lark 6,749       34      
Black-capped Chickadee 897       162      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 179       60      
White-breasted Nuthatch 285       125      
Brown Creeper 21       16      
American Dipper 1       1      
Golden-crowned Kinglet 1       1      
Eastern Bluebird 9       2      
Townsend's Solitaire 11       8      
American Robin 1,143       57      
Brown Thrasher 2       2      
European Starling 2,787       63      
Bohemian Waxwing 350       3      
Cedar Waxwing 300       15      
Lapland Longspur 1,232       12      
Snow Bunting 2,539       16      
American Tree Sparrow 529       64      
Song Sparrow 21       5      
Harris's Sparrow 7       5      
Dark-eyed Junco 1,550       154      
Northern Cardinal 134       66      
Red-winged Blackbird 225       8      
Western Meadowlark 1       1      
Common Grackle 37       7      
Gray-crowned Rosy-Finch 8       1      
Purple Finch 93       23      
House Finch 741       98      
Red Crossbill 7       3      
Common Redpoll 34       4      
Pine Siskin 691       53      
American Goldfinch 4,199       147      
Evening Grosbeak 9       1      
House Sparrow 1,669       118      
Total 72,333             

A total of 101 species were reported.

See list of localities in South Dakota with reports.

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