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2012 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
Canada Goose 16,844       53      
Cackling Goose 7,015       3      
Mallard 5,912       28      
American Goldfinch 2,160       136      
House Sparrow 1,428       130      
Dark-eyed Junco 1,356       164      
Rock Pigeon 1,071       42      
Black-capped Chickadee 803       166      
House Finch 651       97      
European Starling 540       54      
Horned Lark 490       20      
Eurasian Collared-Dove 460       61      
American Crow 405       76      
Common Merganser 370       13      
Blue Jay 362       104      
Wild Turkey 342       27      
American Robin 339       22      
Pine Siskin 304       53      
Common Goldeneye 297       15      
American Tree Sparrow 280       37      
Cedar Waxwing 263       14      
Downy Woodpecker 213       126      
Bald Eagle 175       55      
Lapland Longspur 161       3      
Northern Cardinal 161       63      
Sharp-tailed Grouse 161       12      
White-breasted Nuthatch 154       81      
Ring-necked Pheasant 150       23      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 127       41      
Hairy Woodpecker 111       76      
Red-tailed Hawk 98       45      
Purple Finch 96       22      
American Coot 93       3      
Common Redpoll 93       13      
Northern Flicker 64       43      
Red-winged Blackbird 62       7      
Rough-legged Hawk 60       19      
Snow Bunting 43       3      
Snowy Owl 41       15      
Snow Goose 39       6      
American Wigeon 38       2      
Redhead 36       6      
Herring Gull 34       6      
Northern Harrier 34       15      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 32       25      
Bufflehead 31       4      
White-winged Crossbill 30       1      
Mourning Dove 27       11      
Rusty Blackbird 27       2      
Great Horned Owl 25       16      
Gadwall 22       5      
Hooded Merganser 21       4      
Golden Eagle 20       11      
Harris's Sparrow 19       10      
Townsend's Solitaire 19       12      
Greater Prairie-Chicken 18       3      
Northern Bobwhite 18       1      
Wood Duck 18       5      
Western Meadowlark 17       3      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 15       15      
Belted Kingfisher 14       13      
Golden-crowned Kinglet 14       4      
Brown Creeper 13       11      
Ring-necked Duck 13       3      
Cooper's Hawk 12       8      
Evening Grosbeak 11       3      
Gray Jay 11       4      
White-crowned Sparrow 10       4      
American Kestrel 7       4      
Eastern Bluebird 7       2      
Lesser Scaup 7       2      
Northern Shrike 7       6      
Canvasback 6       3      
Common Grackle 6       3      
Merlin 6       6      
Pygmy Nuthatch 6       3      
Ring-billed Gull 6       3      
Ferruginous Hawk 5       5      
Northern Pintail 5       2      
Prairie Falcon 5       5      
Gray Partridge 4       1      
Pileated Woodpecker 4       2      
Red Crossbill 4       2      
California Gull 3       3      
Chipping Sparrow 3       2      
Harlequin Duck 3       3      
Long-tailed Duck 3       2      
Virginia Rail 3       1      
American Dipper 2       2      
Glaucous Gull 2       2      
Green-winged Teal 2       2      
Northern Goshawk 2       2      
Ross's Goose 2       1      
Short-eared Owl 2       1      
Thayer's Gull 2       2      
Black-billed Magpie 1       1      
Brown-headed Cowbird 1       1      
Canyon Wren 1       1      
Clark's Nutcracker 1       1      
Eastern Screech-Owl 1       1      
Franklin's Gull 1       1      
Iceland Gull 1       1      
Lewis's Woodpecker 1       1      
Marsh Wren 1       1      
Song Sparrow 1       1      
Varied Thrush 1       1      
White-throated Sparrow 1       1      
Yellow-headed Blackbird 1       1      
Total 44,520             

A total of 108 species were reported.

See list of localities in South Dakota with reports.

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