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3 Mar Bald Eagles ["'Preheim, Kelly' Kelly.Preheim AT k12.sd.us [sd-birds]" ]
2 Mar PENNINGTON CTY.: CANYON LAKE PARK SURVEY, RAPID CITY 3/2/15 ["'Jocelyn Baker' osprey AT midco.net [sd-birds]" ]
02 Mar swans ["petermhill AT yahoo.com [sd-birds]" ]
01 Mar 0wls ["cemiller AT sdplains.com [sd-birds]" ]
1 Mar New Yard Bird ["douglas chapman dougchapman3 AT yahoo.com [sd-birds]" ]
1 Mar Birding with Nate ["'Gary & Cindy Olson' olsonfam AT nvc.net [sd-birds]" ]
1 Mar spillway ["mick zerr zerrmick AT yahoo.com [sd-birds]" ]
27 Feb snowy owl ["'Dowd Stukel, Eileen' eileen.dowdstukel AT state.sd.us [sd-birds]" ]
26 Feb Winter Season Reports ["'Palmer, Jeff' Jeff.Palmer AT dsu.edu [sd-birds]" ]
26 Feb PENNINGTON CTY.: Rapid City, SANDHILL CRANES 2/19/15 ["'Jocelyn Baker' osprey AT midco.net [sd-birds]" ]
26 Feb About the Spring Meeting in Spearfish ["douglas chapman dougchapman3 AT yahoo.com [sd-birds]" ]
26 Feb March Bird Notes ["douglas chapman dougchapman3 AT yahoo.com [sd-birds]" ]
25 Feb Great Horned Owl ["Gary and Jan Small garyandjansd AT hotmail.com [sd-birds]" ]
24 Feb What we bird people are made of! ["douglas chapman dougchapman3 AT yahoo.com [sd-birds]" ]
24 Feb SDOU membership ["'Ricky Olson' tatanka40 AT pie.midco.net [sd-birds]" ]
23 Feb Northern Hills Bird Club Meeting on Mar. 5th 2015 ["'Brunko' ebab AT midco.net [sd-birds]" ]
22 Feb Great Horned Owl ["Gary and Jan Small garyandjansd AT hotmail.com [sd-birds]" ]
22 Feb Cassin's finches at feeder, 2nd sighting this month. SW Rapid City ["'Stafford, Caroline B' caroline.stafford AT k12.sd.us [sd-birds]" ]
21 Feb Sioux falls club field trip ["Todd Jensen gyrfalcon AT midco.net [sd-birds]" ]
21 Feb Owls and Kingfisher ["'Terry Sohl' tlsohl AT alliancecom.net [sd-birds]" ]
21 Feb Multiple sawwhets, lake Alvin ["Terry Sohl tlsohl AT alliancecom.net [sd-birds]" ]
21 Feb No. Hills Bird Club owl prowl, Feb. 28 ["Nancy Drilling nancy.drilling AT rmbo.org [sd-birds]" ]
21 Feb Cackling Goose ["Ingrid Arlton arltonie AT yahoo.com [sd-birds]" ]
19 Feb Snowy Owls, Hyde and Lyman counties ["Nancy Drilling nancy.drilling AT rmbo.org [sd-birds]" ]
19 Feb PBS Special on Owls ["jdco2pock AT yahoo.com [sd-birds]" ]
19 Feb Snowy Owl along !-90 towards Chamberlain ["douglas chapman dougchapman3 AT yahoo.com [sd-birds]" ]
19 Feb Short-eared Owl update ["mmelius AT hcinet.net [sd-birds]" ]
18 Feb New file uploaded to sd-birds []
16 Feb Kennebec, Presho, and Pierre Area Birding ["jdco2pock AT yahoo.com [sd-birds]" ]
15 Feb Compact Endothermic Mouse Defrosting Unit ["'Terry Sohl' tlsohl AT alliancecom.net [sd-birds]" ]
15 Feb Short-eared Owl (Pennington) ["Richard Latuchie rlatuchie AT gmail.com [sd-birds]" ]
15 Feb The winning video ["'brdfsd AT sio.midco.net' brdfsd@sio.midco.net [sd-birds]" ]
15 Feb Re: RAPID CITY JOURNAL ARTICLE ["douglas chapman dougchapman3 AT yahoo.com [sd-birds]" ]
15 Feb Re: RAPID CITY JOURNAL ARTICLE ["Mary Gertsema mgertsema AT gmail.com [sd-birds]" ]
15 Feb Juncos ["'Jeff Hansen' hanjd AT cox.net [sd-birds]" ]
15 Feb RE: RAPID CITY JOURNAL ARTICLE ["'Preheim, Kelly' Kelly.Preheim AT k12.sd.us [sd-birds]" ]
15 Feb RAPID CITY JOURNAL ARTICLE ["'Jocelyn Baker' osprey AT midco.net [sd-birds]" ]
14 Feb NESDBC Feb. Results ["'Gary & Cindy Olson' olsonfam AT nvc.net [sd-birds]" ]
14 Feb BH & Pierre ["'Ricky Olson' tatanka40 AT pie.midco.net [sd-birds]" ]
13 Feb Kelly Preheim- star teacher ["'brdfsd AT sio.midco.net' brdfsd@sio.midco.net [sd-birds]" ]
13 Feb NHBC Outdoor campus field trip cancelled ["'Gene ' gene AT neopaleo.net [sd-birds]" ]
14 Feb article ["mick zerr zerrmick AT yahoo.com [sd-birds]" ]
13 Feb Snowy Owl ["Nancy Dunn dunn3 AT svtv.com [sd-birds]" ]
13 Feb Newton Hills - 4 owl (species) day ["'Terry Sohl' tlsohl AT alliancecom.net [sd-birds]" ]
13 Feb Newspaper article on Kelly Preheim's Use of Birds in Teaching ["Jim McLaird jimmclaird AT yahoo.com [sd-birds]" ]
13 Feb Fw: [SF-BC] SFBC field trip - postponed ["mick zerr zerrmick AT yahoo.com [sd-birds]" ]
12 Feb SFBC field trip - postponed ["Chris Anderson canderson1 AT sio.midco.net [sd-birds]" ]
12 Feb Today ["'Gary & Cindy Olson' olsonfam AT nvc.net [sd-birds]" ]
12 Feb PENNINGTON CTY.: CANYON LAKE PARK, RAPID CITY ["'Jocelyn Baker' osprey AT midco.net [sd-birds]" ]
12 Feb PENNINGTON CTY.: OUTDOOR CAMPUS WEST/WILDERNESS PARK, RAPID CITY ["'Jocelyn Baker' osprey AT midco.net [sd-birds]" ]
12 Feb More Short-ear's, Custer Co. ["mmelius AT hcinet.net [sd-birds]" ]
11 Feb class etc. ["mick zerr zerrmick AT yahoo.com [sd-birds]" ]
11 Feb Re: SFBC meeting February 12 ["linda JhnsnLn AT aol.com [sd-birds]" ]
11 Feb February birds, Custer Co. ["mmelius AT hcinet.net [sd-birds]" ]
11 Feb Snowy Owl - LANWR - Charles Mix county ["'Preheim, Kelly' Kelly.Preheim AT k12.sd.us [sd-birds]" ]
10 Feb Red Crossbills ["Ingrid Arlton arltonie AT yahoo.com [sd-birds]" ]
10 Feb Raven video ["mmelius AT hcinet.net [sd-birds]" ]
10 Feb Snowy Owl ["'R&M Mabie' rmmabie AT hcinet.net [sd-birds]" ]
10 Feb Re: New file uploaded to sd-birds ["Paul Roisen roisenp1950 AT gmail.com [sd-birds]" ]
10 Feb Spearfish 2015__Head for the Hills! ["douglas chapman dougchapman3 AT yahoo.com [sd-birds]" ]
10 Feb New file uploaded to sd-birds []
10 Feb New file uploaded to sd-birds []
10 Feb New file uploaded to sd-birds []
9 Feb Quickbooks volunteer? ["'brdfsd AT sio.midco.net' brdfsd@sio.midco.net [sd-birds]" ]
8 Feb Newton Hills ["'Terry Sohl' tlsohl AT alliancecom.net [sd-birds]" ]
8 Feb American Dipper, Pennington County ["Nancy Drilling nancy.drilling AT rmbo.org [sd-birds]" ]
07 Feb Oakwood Lakes State Park ["jdco2pock AT yahoo.com [sd-birds]" ]
7 Feb NHBC field trip ["'Gene ' gene AT neopaleo.net [sd-birds]" ]
6 Feb Black Hills ["'Ricky Olson' tatanka40 AT pie.midco.net [sd-birds]" ]
5 Feb SD Birding Festival ["'R&M Mabie' rmmabie AT hcinet.net [sd-birds]" ]
5 Feb SFBC meeting February 12 ["Chris Anderson canderson1 AT sio.midco.net [sd-birds]" ]
5 Feb Please read and consider - ["'Jensen, Kent' kent.jensen AT sdstate.edu [sd-birds]" ]
4 Feb Short-ear's! Custer Co. ["mmelius AT hcinet.net [sd-birds]" ]
4 Feb NESDBC Feb. Outing ["'Gary & Cindy Olson' olsonfam AT nvc.net [sd-birds]" ]
4 Feb Sibley Guide - second edition - free replacement ["Roger Dietrich rogerd AT iw.net [sd-birds]" ]
4 Feb sign up for the next Great Backyard Bird Count! ["Nancy Drilling nancy.drilling AT rmbo.org [sd-birds]" ]

Subject: Bald Eagles
From: "'Preheim, Kelly' Kelly.Preheim AT k12.sd.us [sd-birds]" <sd-birds-noreply@yahoogroups.com>
Date: Tue, 3 Mar 2015 04:55:36 +0000
There are many Bald Eagles at the Lake Andes NWR in Charles Mix county due to a 
fish kill. I also took some photos of some interesting ice formations that can 
be seen on my Flickr site: https://www.flickr.com/photos/rookiebirder/ 


I have been seeing large flocks of American Goldfinches, Cedar Waxwings and 
American Robins lately. The Ft. Randall Dam had a big flock of Canada Geese 
above the dam along with some Common Mergansers, Red-breasted Mergansers, 
Common Goldeneye, Bufflehead, Redhead, Greater White-fronted Geese and Lesser 
Scaup. The American White Pelican is still hanging around too. The Long-tailed 
Duck was there on February 17th, but I didn't see it yesterday. 


They have cleared out a lot of the cedar trees near the Spillway Boat Ramp 
Trail and it looks very different. 


One of my students saw a Snowy Owl this weekend, but I haven't gotten the 
details from her mom yet. Several Bald Eagles in the area are on their nests 
now and my Eastern-Screech Owl has been seen in the nest box in my yard. 


I have been hearing the House Finches, American Robins and a Northern Cardinal 
singing their spring songs in the mornings on my walk to school. I can't wait 
for spring! 



Kelly Preheim

Armour, SD

"Wilderness is not a luxury, but a necessity of the human spirit..." ~ Edward 
Abbey 



"Use what talents you possess; the woods would be very silent, if no birds sang 
except those that sang best." ~ Henry Van Dyke 
Subject: PENNINGTON CTY.: CANYON LAKE PARK SURVEY, RAPID CITY 3/2/15
From: "'Jocelyn Baker' osprey AT midco.net [sd-birds]" <sd-birds-noreply@yahoogroups.com>
Date: Mon, 2 Mar 2015 11:59:46 -0700
4 surveyors observed 21 species and 1161 individuals at Canyon Lake Park
this morning, March 2, 2015. 11 water bird species including Cackling Goose
(2), Wood Duck (3), American Wigeon (2), Green-winged Teal (3), Bufflehead
(14), Common Goldeneye (1)  Common Merganser (1) and a single Pied-billed
Grebe were present either in the creek as it flows through the lake bed or
in the "pond" at the south end of the lake. 2 Great Blue Heron flew overhead
as we were leaving.  2 Bald Eagles were perched in trees, one in the park
itself and one in a ponderosa pine at the south end of the lake. This is the
first survey  we have observed over 20 species since November 19, 2014.

Jocelyn Lee Baker, Rapid City
Subject: swans
From: "petermhill AT yahoo.com [sd-birds]" <sd-birds-noreply@yahoogroups.com>
Date: 02 Mar 2015 07:06:34 -0800
Four swans in the thawed section of Oglala Dam this morning. Too far out to 
tell if they are Tundras or Trumpeters. 

 

 Peter Hill
 Oglala Lakota County
Subject: 0wls
From: "cemiller AT sdplains.com [sd-birds]" <sd-birds-noreply@yahoogroups.com>
Date: Sun, 01 Mar 2015 20:24:38 -0700
The Saw-whet and Long-eared owls were calling in the
North Slim Buttes this evening. Also found a Great Horned
Owl on a nest today.

Charlie Miller
Buffalo, S.D.


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Subject: New Yard Bird
From: "douglas chapman dougchapman3 AT yahoo.com [sd-birds]" <sd-birds-noreply@yahoogroups.com>
Date: Sun, 1 Mar 2015 10:10:48 -0600
HI SDOU,

This morning I looked out my dining room window just in time to see a Merlin 
zoom through. 


New yard bird!

Doug



Douglas Chapman, Editor
SDOU Bird Notes
Sioux Falls, SD
sfbirdclub AT sio.midco.net

Come to the SDOU 66th Spring Meeting
12-14 June 2015, Spearfish. Bird the Northern Hills and more!





 
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Subject: Birding with Nate
From: "'Gary & Cindy Olson' olsonfam AT nvc.net [sd-birds]" <sd-birds-noreply@yahoogroups.com>
Date: Sun, 1 Mar 2015 07:11:59 -0600
Nate Roberts and I went out yesterday for a few hours to try for a Snowy Owl. 
Nate needed one for his life bird. We've already had a few outing without luck 
but found a large probably female just north and east of the Grassland Colony 
just a few miles from Wetonka. She was a little skittish and flew early not 
giving us the close long looks we wanted, she did fly up to the first hill and 
sat and watched us though. Giving us some longer view looks. That was the only 
Snowy Owl we saw for the day. We drove out to Ordway Prairie without many other 
sightings besides Rough-legged Hawks and lots of Horned Larks. Leola was filled 
with EC Doves and we found at one residence feeders a nice flock of 15-20 Pine 
Siskin. Feeders at Richmond had most of the usual with a little group, half 
dozen or so Common Redpoll. The White-crowned Sparrow was not seen yesterday. 


Gary Olson
Aberdeen
Subject: spillway
From: "mick zerr zerrmick AT yahoo.com [sd-birds]" <sd-birds-noreply@yahoogroups.com>
Date: Sun, 1 Mar 2015 05:49:22 +0000 (UTC)
Today, Todd Jensen and I checked the Big Sioux spillway on Cliff Avenue in 
Sioux Falls and I later checked for swans that had been reported in that 
area. Best sightings include a nice male Hooded Merganser and (on the second 
trip) three female Common Mergansers, but no sign of swans. Three bald eagles, 
a few Kestrels and many RT Hawks were seen. City landfill had thousands of E. 
Starlings.Friday's feeder filling at the Good Earth feeders found Hairy, many 
Downy, and Red-bellied woodpeckers, plus Chickadees, WB Nuthatchs, Juncos, 
Goldfinch, and House Finches.  If you do not have your own feeders, you can 
park in the parking lot at Good Earth and watch the feeders without getting out 
of your car. On a good day you could see 15 winter species.  Thanks again to 
all the folks who donated seed/suet for the GE feeders. 

  At the SF west side feeders, Sharpie has been keeping things slow, but 
Goldfinch, House Sparrows,Chickadees, House Finches, Brown Creeper, Downy 
Woodpeckers and Juncos have been in for quick feeds.   I have been chasing 
Great Horned Owl away every other night.  He tried to take my neighbor's small 
poodle last week. 

Mick ZerrSFBC
Subject: snowy owl
From: "'Dowd Stukel, Eileen' eileen.dowdstukel AT state.sd.us [sd-birds]" <sd-birds-noreply@yahoogroups.com>
Date: Fri, 27 Feb 2015 17:25:23 +0000
I just had a call from an individual reporting a snowy owl on the west side of 
Highway 83, about 8 miles south of Fort Pierre. 


Eileen Dowd Stukel
SDGFP, Pierre
Subject: Winter Season Reports
From: "'Palmer, Jeff' Jeff.Palmer AT dsu.edu [sd-birds]" <sd-birds-noreply@yahoogroups.com>
Date: Thu, 26 Feb 2015 20:44:32 +0000
Dear Birders,

The Spring Season is just around the corner and that means it is now time, if 
you have not already done so, for your Winter Season sightings to be entered 
into the SDOU online database which is located at 


http://homepages.dsu.edu/palmerj/sdousbor/Default.asp

As always, if you have forgotten you Observer ID and/or Password I can refresh 
your memory if you just send me an e-mail. New observers are always welcome - 
simply go to the above site, click on Observer Entry, and select click here to 
request an account. Please remember to e-mail me so that I can activate your 
account for you. 


Any and all sightings are welcome. I plan to download the sightings for the 
Winter Season Report in South Dakota Bird Notes on 16 March so please have your 
sightings entered into the database prior to that date. Thanks and may the 
birds start flying! 


Jeffrey S. Palmer
College of Arts & Sciences
Dakota State University
Madison, SD 57042

(605) 256-5190
jeff.palmer AT dsu.edu
http://www.homepages.dsu.edu/palmer/

sola fide, sola gratia, sola scriptura
Subject: PENNINGTON CTY.: Rapid City, SANDHILL CRANES 2/19/15
From: "'Jocelyn Baker' osprey AT midco.net [sd-birds]" <sd-birds-noreply@yahoogroups.com>
Date: Thu, 26 Feb 2015 13:43:37 -0700
A friend observed a flock of Sandhill Cranes heading in a northerly
direction over the west side of Rapid City on Feb. 19.  Jocie Baker
Subject: About the Spring Meeting in Spearfish
From: "douglas chapman dougchapman3 AT yahoo.com [sd-birds]" <sd-birds-noreply@yahoogroups.com>
Date: Thu, 26 Feb 2015 14:31:43 -0600
Hi Again,

I was just informed by the Holiday Inn Hotel & Convention Center (our venue) in 
SPearfish that they are completely booked for any days prior to our meeting 
starting June 12, 2015. 


We still have rooms left, (June 12& 13, 2015) but anyone wishing to arrive a 
day or two early will have to either: 


wait for rooms to be released May 11, 2015 (the group before us has the entire 
hotel reserved), 


book a lodging from those listed on the registration sheet at www.sdou.org or 
in the Bird Notes about to arrive in your mailbox. 


HOWEVER, I WAS ALSO INFORMED THAT THE HOWARD JOHNSON'S EXPRESS LISTED THEREIN 
HAS BURNED. 

So, that's out.

See you there.

Doug
 


Douglas Chapman, Editor
SDOU Bird Notes
Sioux Falls, SD
sfbirdclub AT sio.midco.net

Come to the SDOU 66th Spring Meeting
12-14 June 2015, Spearfish. Bird the Northern Hills and more!





 
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Subject: March Bird Notes
From: "douglas chapman dougchapman3 AT yahoo.com [sd-birds]" <sd-birds-noreply@yahoogroups.com>
Date: Thu, 26 Feb 2015 09:55:43 -0600
Hi All,

March issue if SD Bird Notes went to the printer Monday, was printed yesterday 
(Wednesday) and will be sent to the Post Office Friday. 


You may find it as hard to believe as I do, but it marks my 34th issue of SD 
Bird Notes as editor. 


Whew!


All the contracts for Spearfish in June are signed. 

Also, the ABA Spearfish Rally (in the same hotel) starting WEdnesday June17 has 
about 80 registered. I will be helping with that meeting, too. 


American Birding President Jeff Gordon and his wife will be hosting then event, 
which runs to Sunday the 21st of June. 


See you in the Northern Hills.

Doug



Douglas Chapman, Editor
SDOU Bird Notes
Sioux Falls, SD
sfbirdclub AT sio.midco.net

Come to the SDOU 66th Spring Meeting
12-14 June 2015, Spearfish. Bird the Northern Hills and more!





 
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Subject: Great Horned Owl
From: "Gary and Jan Small garyandjansd AT hotmail.com [sd-birds]" <sd-birds-noreply@yahoogroups.com>
Date: Wed, 25 Feb 2015 20:25:38 -0600
The light-colored Great Horned Owl (subarcticus) was in our yard again this 
afternoon and this time we got some photos, posted at the sd-birds yahoo group 
site. 

Gary and Jan Small, Vermillion
 		 	   		  
Subject: What we bird people are made of!
From: "douglas chapman dougchapman3 AT yahoo.com [sd-birds]" <sd-birds-noreply@yahoogroups.com>
Date: Tue, 24 Feb 2015 10:38:14 -0600
I could not resist re-posting this.

http://www.gocomics.com/doonesbury/2015/02/23#.VOtbp4dDxNI.email

It's from the Minnesota listserv.

I can't nbelieve this was in 1981--there were still thos elooking at the time.

Doug



Douglas Chapman, Editor
SDOU Bird Notes
Sioux Falls, SD
sfbirdclub AT sio.midco.net

Come to the SDOU 66th Spring Meeting
12-14 June 2015, Spearfish. Bird the Northern Hills and more!





 
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Subject: SDOU membership
From: "'Ricky Olson' tatanka40 AT pie.midco.net [sd-birds]" <sd-birds-noreply@yahoogroups.com>
Date: Tue, 24 Feb 2015 06:29:34 -0600
 

Hello list serve users, SDOU members and non-members, I am the current
President of the South Dakota Ornithologists'' Union. 

 

It's already February 24th--seems like only yesterday that the New Year came
around..

I know in our busy world some have forgot to renew their SDOU membership. So
I am sending a little reminder.

 

 

MEMBERS:   

 

Please renew ASAP so our mailing list for South Dakota Ornithologists' Union
and so that your "Bird Notes" will arrive in a timely manner.

     

 

NEW MEMBERSHIP:  

 

Not a member yet?  We would love to have you join us in our mission to
encourage  the study of birds in South Dakota and to promote the study of
ornithology by more closely uniting the students of this branch of natural
science.

 

One of our many goals is to collect and preserve knowledge on the occurrence
of birds in South Dakota, publish a journal appropriate to its purposes,
conduct meetings of its members, and promote bird study in South Dakota.

 

We provide small grants for projects involving education and scientific
study of birds.

 

JOIN/RENEW 

 

You can find a membership renew form on your old cover of "Bird Notes "or at
the SDOU site:  www.sdou.org

 

 

You can send your membership dues to the SDOU Treasurer at:

 

  Rosemary Draeger, Treasurer
2520 E. Whisper Trail
Sioux Falls, SD  57108

 

 

Thank You for your Time

 

 

Sharing is half the fun of Birding

 

Ricky D. Olson

Ft  Pierre SD

 
Subject: Northern Hills Bird Club Meeting on Mar. 5th 2015
From: "'Brunko' ebab AT midco.net [sd-birds]" <sd-birds-noreply@yahoogroups.com>
Date: Mon, 23 Feb 2015 16:09:52 -0700
There will be a meeting of the Northern Ills Bird Club on Mar. 5th at 7:00 pm 
at the Sturgis Library. Richard Latuchie will present a program entitled 
"Ecuador - The Amazon to the Andes." Non-members are welcome and refreshments 
will be served. 


In case of inclement weather the meeting will be cancelled and the announcement 
will be posted on this website by 4:00 pm the day of the meeting. For further 
information call the nuber below. 


Ardys Brunko, Pres. NHBC
Ph# 605-791-2832
Subject: Great Horned Owl
From: "Gary and Jan Small garyandjansd AT hotmail.com [sd-birds]" <sd-birds-noreply@yahoogroups.com>
Date: Sun, 22 Feb 2015 18:35:55 -0600
We had a gorgeous Great Horned Owl in our yard in the late afternoon. Very 
light color, looked just like the picture in Sibley of the West Taiga 
subspecies. In fact when we saw it, my first thought was an immature snowy. 
Unfortunately no photo to share but maybe it will stick around. 

Gary and Jan Small, Vermillion
 		 	   		  
Subject: Cassin's finches at feeder, 2nd sighting this month. SW Rapid City
From: "'Stafford, Caroline B' caroline.stafford AT k12.sd.us [sd-birds]" <sd-birds-noreply@yahoogroups.com>
Date: Sun, 22 Feb 2015 22:43:52 +0000




Subject: Sioux falls club field trip
From: "Todd Jensen gyrfalcon AT midco.net [sd-birds]" <sd-birds-noreply@yahoogroups.com>
Date: Sat, 21 Feb 2015 22:25:24 -0600
]The Sioux Falls Bird club had field trip today 3 people were on the field 
trip.. We had 25 species including bonus in which we were notified of N. 
Saw-whet owls present at Lake Alvin and was shown where one was. 

> 
> Species observed were 
> 
> 
> 
> Hairy Woodpecker
> European (common) starling
> House sparrow
> American goldfinch
> Red-tailed hawk
> Mallard
> Rock Pigeon
> American Crow
> Northern flicker
> Downy woodpecker
> White breasted nuthatch
> Black-capped chickadee
> Bald Eagle
> Cooper’s hawk
> Red-bellied woodpecker
> Common goldeneye
> Canada goose
> Cackling goose
> Dark-eyed junco
> Common merganser
> wild turkey
> hose finch
> northern cardinal
> Northern saw-whet owl
> belted kingfisher




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Subject: Owls and Kingfisher
From: "'Terry Sohl' tlsohl AT alliancecom.net [sd-birds]" <sd-birds-noreply@yahoogroups.com>
Date: Sat, 21 Feb 2015 15:13:01 -0600
I ended a few hours of birding this morning with 3 Saw-whet Owls, all around
Lake Alvin south of Sioux Falls, where I'd never found them before.  One was
below the dam, only 20-30 yards from the parking lot by the fishing dock.
Another was east of the Highway, probably about 100yards east of the highway
entrance to the fishing dock area.  The last was on the steep slope just
north of the boat dock (north shore of the lake).  I'm certainly learning
the type of area to concentrate a search. Just like most of those in Newton
Hills this winter, these were all found in areas of thinner diameter cedars
with stems growing pretty close together, with green needles to provide
shelter.  

 

Other than that, it was very quiet when I started the morning in Newton
Hills. As I said earlier, with the light dusting of snow it was impossible
to look for owl roosts, and the owl spots where they had been were all
empty.  Only thing of note there was the same Northern Shrike on the highway
just north of the park, who I'm starting to think is a stuffed bird somebody
planted on the telephone line, given that he always seems to be there.

 

Other bird of note at Lake Alvin was a Belted Kingfisher.  There's open
water in the little spillway below the dam, and I saw him both there, and in
open water across the highway to the east.

 

A few pics of the most visible sawwhet, and a bad video.  One day I'll learn
how to shoot decent video.

 

http://sdakotabirds.com/species_photos/northern_sawwhet_owl_15.htm

 

http://sdakotabirds.com/species_photos/northern_sawwhet_owl_14.htm

 

http://sdakotabirds.com/species_photos/northern_sawwhet_owl_13.htm

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jNs17Ax_Op0

 

Terry Sohl

Brandon

 

 
Subject: Multiple sawwhets, lake Alvin
From: "Terry Sohl tlsohl AT alliancecom.net [sd-birds]" <sd-birds-noreply@yahoogroups.com>
Date: Sat, 21 Feb 2015 12:13:24 -0600
Newton hills had a dusting of snow and no owls so I'm poking around Lake Alvin 
where it didn't snow. So far 2 sawwhets, first I've found here. One below the 
dam, eye level near the fishing dock parking lot. The other east of the 
highway. Looking some more now!!! 


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Brandon

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Subject: No. Hills Bird Club owl prowl, Feb. 28
From: "Nancy Drilling nancy.drilling AT rmbo.org [sd-birds]" <sd-birds-noreply@yahoogroups.com>
Date: Sat, 21 Feb 2015 07:38:51 -0700
The Northern Hills Bird Club will host an owl prowl next Saturday, Feb.
28th in Sturgis. Meet at 6:30 pm at Woodle Park in the parking lot by the
covered pavillion and toilets (the east end, I believe) .This trip will
depend on good weather, including little wind; alternate date is Sunday
March 1st. The prowl should last 1 - 1.5 hrs but people are welcome to
leave early or stay longer. We will be outside so dress accordingly. Also,
bring a flashlight or headlamp with enough battery power to last during the
prowl.

Please let me know ahead of time if you plan to attend.

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Subject: Cackling Goose
From: "Ingrid Arlton arltonie AT yahoo.com [sd-birds]" <sd-birds-noreply@yahoogroups.com>
Date: Sat, 21 Feb 2015 00:58:36 +0000 (UTC)
At Canyon Lake this morning, I was able to photograph a Cackling Goose with a 
Canada Goose.  In addition to the obvious size differences, the differences in 
the head shape are bill are clear.  The link to the photos is: 

https://www.flickr.com/photos/78608036 AT N04/sets/72157650205790981/

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Subject: Snowy Owls, Hyde and Lyman counties
From: "Nancy Drilling nancy.drilling AT rmbo.org [sd-birds]" <sd-birds-noreply@yahoogroups.com>
Date: Thu, 19 Feb 2015 22:05:32 -0700
Today while driving to and from Huron, I saw two Snowy Owls. One was on a
telephone pole next to Hwy 14, just east of the Hyde-Hughes county line.
Perhaps this is the same bird as was reported from the general area a
couple of weeks ago. This evening I saw the second owl about 4 miles north
of Reliance in Lyman County. Although a bit far, it is remotely possible
this is the same owl as was seen this morning by Nancy Shaeffer near
Kennebec.

Otherwise, birding was a bit slow - had an Eastern Screech-owl sitting in
the entrance of a nestbox in Forestburg, a small flock of robins east of
Wasta, and quite a few Bald Eagles.

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Subject: PBS Special on Owls
From: "jdco2pock AT yahoo.com [sd-birds]" <sd-birds-noreply@yahoogroups.com>
Date: 19 Feb 2015 19:23:29 -0800
PBS Nature ran a special on owls tonight. You can watch the full episode here: 
http://www.pbs.org/wnet/nature/owl-power-full-episode/11636/ 



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Subject: Snowy Owl along !-90 towards Chamberlain
From: "douglas chapman dougchapman3 AT yahoo.com [sd-birds]" <sd-birds-noreply@yahoogroups.com>
Date: Thu, 19 Feb 2015 11:41:19 -0600
Nancy Schafer just let me know she is travelling and saw a Snowy Owl at MM 
240-241 I-90. It was in the North ditch. It is towrds Chamberlain. Big owl, 
too. 


Doug Chapman, for Nancy Schafer.




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Subject: Short-eared Owl update
From: "mmelius AT hcinet.net [sd-birds]" <sd-birds-noreply@yahoogroups.com>
Date: Thu, 19 Feb 2015 00:22:02 -0500 (EST)
I continue to find Short-eared Owls in places I've described
previously here. Tonight there were 5 south-southeast of Folsom,
starting at about 5:10 pm. It's essentially at the end of 160th Ave.
as you're coming south from Hwy 44, south of New Underwood. Where
160th splits you have a great panorama of the valley, you can watch
the owls from above, but there's no place to park except maybe inside
the Y in the road. Of course you can see them just fine when you're
down in the valley at their level. (But a another great view can be
walked to fairly easily, by parking at the school and heading
northwest through the prairie up the nearest hillside. You'll be
walking through a natural burn from 2012.)

They seem as buoyant and agile as swallows,canswoop and soar,fly
fast or turn on a heartbeat.They mostly fly solo,but when they do
get together some wild moves ensue, it'slike they create a whirlwind
that tosses them about. I wonder how big their "flocks" ever get.

Michael Melius
NE Custer Co.
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Subject: Kennebec, Presho, and Pierre Area Birding
From: "jdco2pock AT yahoo.com [sd-birds]" <sd-birds-noreply@yahoogroups.com>
Date: 16 Feb 2015 12:55:35 -0800
Birded south out of Kennebec west to Presho, then north through the Ft Pierre 
Natl Grassland to the Pierre area and back over the weekend with Chris A. 

 

 Highlights included: Greater Prairie Chicken, Prairie Falcon, Ferruginous 
Hawk, and Golden Eagle south of Kennebec/Presho; Prairie Falcon and Western 
Meadowlark on the grassland; Northern Saw-whet Owl at the Pierre area archery 
range; Cackling Goose, Snow Goose, Wood Duck, American Wigeon, Northern 
Pintail, Redhead, Common Merganser, Hooded Merganser, and American Coot at 
Capitol Lake; Iceland, Thayer's, Glaucous, and California Gulls as well as 
Bufflehead at LaFramboise and the Legion beach as reported by Ricky and Scott 
recently. Other notables included Pine Siskins, Northern Flicker, many 
Great-horned Owls, countless Rough-legged Hawks and Bald Eagles, and Red-winged 
Blackbirds. 

 

 Photos of some of these birds: https://www.flickr.com/photos/111697331 AT N02/ 
https://www.flickr.com/photos/111697331 AT N02/ 

 

 Joe C
 Sioux Falls
Subject: Compact Endothermic Mouse Defrosting Unit
From: "'Terry Sohl' tlsohl AT alliancecom.net [sd-birds]" <sd-birds-noreply@yahoogroups.com>
Date: Sun, 15 Feb 2015 16:09:50 -0600
Pretty slow at Newton Hills today, but I did find a Compact Endothermic
Mouse Defrosting Unit, in full defrosting mode.  OK, it was another
Saw-whet, but this guy was defrosting his supper for later.  They will
sometimes catch mice and cache the whole thing for later, but they're little
and can only eat half a mouse at a time.  That's what this looked like to
me, half a mouse that he had cached from an earlier meal, and was now
defrosting for supper. A photo:

 

http://sdakotabirds.com/species_photos/northern_sawwhet_owl_12.htm

 

Otherwise, it was pretty darn slow.  Only owl I saw, and practically the
only bird I saw after walking around for a couple of hours.


Terry Sohl

Brandon, SD
Subject: Short-eared Owl (Pennington)
From: "Richard Latuchie rlatuchie AT gmail.com [sd-birds]" <sd-birds-noreply@yahoogroups.com>
Date: Sun, 15 Feb 2015 12:59:48 -0700
Karen and I found a Short-eared Owl along Antelope Creek Rd., near the same 
place I found one in early January. It was seen a little east of the hay bales 
near the Western end of the road, at around 5:20 last evening. Went out Spring 
Creek Rd. early this morning where Mike Melius has been seeing them, but no 
luck. I did have a Northern Shrike along Hammerquist Rd. 


Dick Latuchie
Rapid City, SD

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Subject: The winning video
From: "'brdfsd AT sio.midco.net' brdfsd@sio.midco.net [sd-birds]" <sd-birds-noreply@yahoogroups.com>
Date: Sun, 15 Feb 2015 13:39:10 -0600
To view the winning video of Kelly’s class, go to Mitchell Daily Republic, 
search Preheim, read the article, scroll to the bottom, click on the link to 
the video. Enjoy! 

Rosemary
Sioux Falls

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Subject: Re: RAPID CITY JOURNAL ARTICLE
From: "douglas chapman dougchapman3 AT yahoo.com [sd-birds]" <sd-birds-noreply@yahoogroups.com>
Date: Sun, 15 Feb 2015 12:24:09 -0600
Way to go Kelly!

Not bad for the Rookie Birder! LOL (Glad to see the screen name changed!)

Doug


On Feb 15, 2015, at 12:03 PM, 'Preheim, Kelly' Kelly.Preheim AT k12.sd.us 
[sd-birds] wrote: 


> 
> Thanks for the kind words. I had no idea that it would be this big of a deal. 
I do know that it is a ripple effect. I learned from SDOU members and I put a 
lot of time into studying birds, the kids learned from me and they are teaching 
their parents and grandparents with a lot of enthusiasm! It is wonderful! 

> Kelly Preheim
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> 
> 
> Armour, SD
> 
> "Wilderness is not a luxury, but a necessity of the human spirit..." ~ Edward 
Abbey 

> 
> "Use what talents you possess; the woods would be very silent, if no birds 
sang except those that sang best." ~ Henry Van Dyke 

> 
> From: sd-birds AT yahoogroups.com [sd-birds AT yahoogroups.com] on behalf of 
'Jocelyn Baker' osprey AT midco.net [sd-birds] [sd-birds-noreply AT yahoogroups.com] 

> Sent: Sunday, February 15, 2015 11:51 AM
> To: sd-birds AT yahoogroups.com
> Subject: [sd-birds] RAPID CITY JOURNAL ARTICLE
> 
>  
> 
> On page 3 of todays (Sunday, Feb. 15) Rapid City Journal there is an article 
titled SD class video wins national award. It tells of SDOU board member 
Kelly Preheim and her Armour kindergarten students who made a video about birds 
that won a national award in a contest sponsored by Falcon Guides. WAY TO GO, 
Kelly! Jocie Baker, Rapid City 

> 
> 
> 
> 
Subject: Re: RAPID CITY JOURNAL ARTICLE
From: "Mary Gertsema mgertsema AT gmail.com [sd-birds]" <sd-birds-noreply@yahoogroups.com>
Date: Sun, 15 Feb 2015 12:18:15 -0600
Today's Argus Leader has an article on Kelly and her class also!

Mary
Sioux Falls

Sent from my iPhone

> On Feb 15, 2015, at 11:51 AM, 'Jocelyn Baker' osprey AT midco.net [sd-birds] 
 wrote: 

> 
> On page 3 of today’s (Sunday, Feb. 15) Rapid City Journal there is an 
article titled “SD class video wins national award”. It tells of SDOU board 
member Kelly Preheim and her Armour kindergarten students who made a video 
about birds that won a national award in a contest sponsored by Falcon Guides. 
WAY TO GO, Kelly! Jocie Baker, Rapid City 

> 
> 
Subject: Juncos
From: "'Jeff Hansen' hanjd AT cox.net [sd-birds]" <sd-birds-noreply@yahoogroups.com>
Date: Sun, 15 Feb 2015 12:12:31 -0600
Watch this video on the evolution of our dark-eyed Junco.  Pretty darned
interesting.

 

http://juncoproject.org/videos/chapter-3/

 

Jeff
Subject: RE: RAPID CITY JOURNAL ARTICLE
From: "'Preheim, Kelly' Kelly.Preheim AT k12.sd.us [sd-birds]" <sd-birds-noreply@yahoogroups.com>
Date: Sun, 15 Feb 2015 18:03:50 +0000
Thanks for the kind words. I had no idea that it would be this big of a deal. I 
do know that it is a ripple effect. I learned from SDOU members and I put a lot 
of time into studying birds, the kids learned from me and they are teaching 
their parents and grandparents with a lot of enthusiasm! It is wonderful! 


Kelly Preheim

Armour, SD

"Wilderness is not a luxury, but a necessity of the human spirit..." ~ Edward 
Abbey 


"Use what talents you possess; the woods would be very silent, if no birds sang 
except those that sang best." ~ Henry Van Dyke 


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Sent: Sunday, February 15, 2015 11:51 AM
To: sd-birds AT yahoogroups.com
Subject: [sd-birds] RAPID CITY JOURNAL ARTICLE


On page 3 of todays (Sunday, Feb. 15) Rapid City Journal there is an article 
titled SD class video wins national award. It tells of SDOU board member 
Kelly Preheim and her Armour kindergarten students who made a video about birds 
that won a national award in a contest sponsored by Falcon Guides. WAY TO GO, 
Kelly! Jocie Baker, Rapid City 


Subject: RAPID CITY JOURNAL ARTICLE
From: "'Jocelyn Baker' osprey AT midco.net [sd-birds]" <sd-birds-noreply@yahoogroups.com>
Date: Sun, 15 Feb 2015 10:51:21 -0700
On page 3 of today's (Sunday, Feb. 15) Rapid City Journal there is an
article titled "SD class video wins national award".  It tells of SDOU board
member Kelly Preheim and her Armour kindergarten students who made a video
about birds that won a national award in a contest sponsored by Falcon
Guides.   WAY TO GO, Kelly!  Jocie Baker, Rapid City
Subject: NESDBC Feb. Results
From: "'Gary & Cindy Olson' olsonfam AT nvc.net [sd-birds]" <sd-birds-noreply@yahoogroups.com>
Date: Sat, 14 Feb 2015 16:46:25 -0600
Northeast South Dakota Birding Club held our monthly outing today February 
14th. with 16 members and 3 guests participating. Terry & Geri Jordre hosted us 
at their place with some snacks, warm drinks and plenty of EXCELLENT photos 
Terry has taken thru their years birding. We then drove out and checked the 
feeders at Richmond Lake SP and had a drive north and west around Wetonka then 
back to Aberdeen. Highlights we're a PURE WHITE Snowy Owl by Wetonka. All 
agreed no one saw even a hint of color. Cardinal and Purple Finch highlight at 
the feeders. Also a Northern Goshawk was a bird of interest. We saw a total of 
14 species. Back at Aberdeen the Jordre's very kindly put on a lunch of all 
attending today THANK YOU VERY MUCH TERRY & GERI! It was GREAT! Everyone had a 
real good time! A full list of species seen: 


Ring-necked Pheasant
Northern Goshawk
Rock Pigeon
Snowy Owl
Downy Woodpecker
Hairy Woodpecker
Blue Jay
Horned Lark
Black-capped Chickadee
Dark-eyed Junco
Snow Bunting
Northern Cardinal
Purple Finch
House Sparrow

Next outing will be held March 14th with plans at present to bird Sand Lake 
NWR. Hopeful of some open water and the arrival of some waterfowl. Plans at 
present for April outing will be to Waubay NWR, Enemy Swim and Pickerel Lake. 
As always 2nd Saturday of the month. 


Thanks Again to Terry & Geri for hosting!

Gary Olson
Aberdeen
Subject: BH & Pierre
From: "'Ricky Olson' tatanka40 AT pie.midco.net [sd-birds]" <sd-birds-noreply@yahoogroups.com>
Date: Sat, 14 Feb 2015 14:10:31 -0600
Yesterday was in Black Hills for a couple hours. Only highlight in the wind
was 5 Clark's Nutcrackers along the oil road north of  Rochford  about 8
miles .

 

Today at Pierre the Iceland , Glaucous and Thayer's Gulls are still present.

 

 

 

Sharing is half the fun of Birding

 

Ricky D. Olson

Ft  Pierre SD

 
Subject: Kelly Preheim- star teacher
From: "'brdfsd AT sio.midco.net' brdfsd@sio.midco.net [sd-birds]" <sd-birds-noreply@yahoogroups.com>
Date: Fri, 13 Feb 2015 22:05:43 -0600
Dear Kelly. You are a star teacher and videographer! I googled the Mitchell 
Republic, searched ‘Preheim’ and read the article. Congratulations on your 
class's wonderful award! And then I watched the video! Oh wow, such fun! 

Rosemary
Sioux Falls

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Subject: NHBC Outdoor campus field trip cancelled
From: "'Gene ' gene AT neopaleo.net [sd-birds]" <sd-birds-noreply@yahoogroups.com>
Date: Fri, 13 Feb 2015 20:51:27 -0700
	Due to the adverse weather forecast the NHBC trip scheduled for 14
Feb is cancelled.
	
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Subject: article
From: "mick zerr zerrmick AT yahoo.com [sd-birds]" <sd-birds-noreply@yahoogroups.com>
Date: Sat, 14 Feb 2015 03:07:20 +0000 (UTC)
Here is the link to the article on Kelly's kindergarten class. Armour students 
soaring with bird knowledgeShe is doing a fantastic job with her cherubs.  

MickSFBC
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| Armour students soaring with bird knowledgeARMOUR — The world of birds is 
large and vast, and becoming an expert on the feathered fliers can take years. 
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Subject: Snowy Owl
From: "Nancy Dunn dunn3 AT svtv.com [sd-birds]" <sd-birds-noreply@yahoogroups.com>
Date: Fri, 13 Feb 2015 18:49:40 -0600
Saw a Snowy Owl on a sign for I29 near Summit SD

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Subject: Newton Hills - 4 owl (species) day
From: "'Terry Sohl' tlsohl AT alliancecom.net [sd-birds]" <sd-birds-noreply@yahoogroups.com>
Date: Fri, 13 Feb 2015 17:08:27 -0600
I had several hours this morning to bird and again went to Newton Hills.
The one Saw-whet Owl by the Horse Camp picnic area is in a different perch
about 50 feet away, but still present.  An hour of trudging around didnt
reveal any others.  Im SO glad we got about  of snowjust enough to cover
the ground and tree branches again and mask any sign of white-wash!

 

I was headed up the hill going towards the main park entrance when I saw a
lump in the trees to the right of the road that turned out to be a Barred.
Been a while since Ive seen one.  Then I decided to spend a couple hours
looking through the trees on the north side of  Lake Lakota. I never have
re-found the one Saw-whet that was just feet from the parking lot.  But
after an hour I found another quite a ways east, in the cedars close to the
far northeastern corner of the lake.

 

Hiking back along the higher ground on the north side of the lake, I first
found a Great Horned Owl (now seen him multiple times in the same general
area), and then just 5 minutes later, a Long-eared.  The long-eared was in
the very big, old, mature cedars that go in about a four-deep row on the
north side of the lake.  Was a little surprised to see him so close to the
Great Horned, especially given that Ive now seen the Great Horned there
multiple times.


Beautiful sunny morning, and very owly.  Also heard a singing Northern
Cardinal which may have actually been the highlight.Im ready for spring.
One quick pic:

 

http://www.sdakotabirds.com/feathers_and_folly/wp-content/uploads/2015/02/no
rthern_sawwhet_800px.jpg

 

Terry Sohl

Brandon
Subject: Newspaper article on Kelly Preheim's Use of Birds in Teaching
From: "Jim McLaird jimmclaird AT yahoo.com [sd-birds]" <sd-birds-noreply@yahoogroups.com>
Date: Fri, 13 Feb 2015 19:53:57 +0000 (UTC)
The Mitchell Daily Republic, Thursday, February 12, 2015, has a front page 
story on Kelly Preheim and her use of birds for teaching Kindergarten students 
in Armour, SD. Great story, and an excellent picture. Thought other South 
Dakota birders would like to check it out.Jim McLairdMitchell, SD 
Subject: Fw: [SF-BC] SFBC field trip - postponed
From: "mick zerr zerrmick AT yahoo.com [sd-birds]" <sd-birds-noreply@yahoogroups.com>
Date: Fri, 13 Feb 2015 05:12:07 +0000 (UTC)

 On Thursday, February 12, 2015 9:43 PM, "Chris Anderson 
canderson1 AT sio.midco.net [SF-BC]"  wrote: 

   

   Thanks to everyone who attended the Sioux Falls Bird Club meeting this 
evening. As a result of some of the discussion, we will be postponing our 
upcoming field trip one week due to cold temps and forecasted high winds. So, 
we will instead meet at 8:00 a.m. on Saturday, February 21st at the Outdoor 
Campus. 


Chris Anderson
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Subject: SFBC field trip - postponed
From: "Chris Anderson canderson1 AT sio.midco.net [sd-birds]" <sd-birds-noreply@yahoogroups.com>
Date: Thu, 12 Feb 2015 21:43:28 -0600
Thanks to everyone who attended the Sioux Falls Bird Club meeting this evening. 
As a result of some of the discussion, we will be postponing our upcoming field 
trip one week due to cold temps and forecasted high winds. So, we will instead 
meet at 8:00 a.m. on Saturday, February 21st at the Outdoor Campus. 


Chris Anderson
Sioux Falls, SD





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Subject: Today
From: "'Gary & Cindy Olson' olsonfam AT nvc.net [sd-birds]" <sd-birds-noreply@yahoogroups.com>
Date: Thu, 12 Feb 2015 16:15:13 -0600
After being shut out for anything other then the usual birds on my last few 
trips out. I did a little better today. Saw 2 Snowy Owl, both close to Wetonka 
in McPherson County. An adult Northern Goshawk at Mina for the first time since 
early winter. I did finally locate the White-crowned Sparrow that Barry and Dan 
saw a month ago. That was at Richmond in the feeder area. Glad to see he is 
surviving the winter. 


Gary Olson
Aberdeen
Subject: PENNINGTON CTY.: CANYON LAKE PARK, RAPID CITY
From: "'Jocelyn Baker' osprey AT midco.net [sd-birds]" <sd-birds-noreply@yahoogroups.com>
Date: Thu, 12 Feb 2015 11:10:38 -0700
This morning, February 12, 16 species and 134 individuals were observed by 4
surveyors at Canyon Lake Park in Rapid City.  ONLY 20 Canada Geese were
present! Mallards (35) numbered more than the geese. There were very few
passerines present.  Birds of note included: Green-winged Teal (1),
Sharp-tailed Grouse (12 flew over), Great Blue Heron (2), Bald Eagle (1) and
Belter Kingfisher (1).  The former lake has two small pools of water
remaining as work progresses on the new spill-way.  Jocelyn Baker, Rapid
city
Subject: PENNINGTON CTY.: OUTDOOR CAMPUS WEST/WILDERNESS PARK, RAPID CITY
From: "'Jocelyn Baker' osprey AT midco.net [sd-birds]" <sd-birds-noreply@yahoogroups.com>
Date: Thu, 12 Feb 2015 10:14:29 -0700
On Monday, February 9, Ingrid Arlton, Jocelyn Baker, Gene Hess and Larry
Putnam observed 28 species and 228 individuals at the Outdoor Campus
West/Wilderness Park in Rapid City.  Since a Northern Hills Field Trip will
be held at the OCW and park on Saturday, all of the species observed on
Monday are listed to give birders a "snapshot view" of what they may see
there on the field trip.  Gadwall, Mallard, Northern Shoveler, Redhead,
Ring-necked Duck, Bufflehead, Red-tailed Hawk, American Coot, Rock Pigeon,
Eurasian Collared-Dove, Downy and Hairy Woodpecker, Northern Flicker, Blue
Jay, American Crow, Black-capped Chickadee, Red-breasted Nuthatch,
Townsend's Solitaire, American Robin, European Starling, Cedar Waxwing, Song
Sparrow, Harris's Sparrow, Dark-eyed Junco, House Finch, Red Crossbill,
American Goldfinch and House Sparrow.
Subject: More Short-ear's, Custer Co.
From: "mmelius AT hcinet.net [sd-birds]" <sd-birds-noreply@yahoogroups.com>
Date: Thu, 12 Feb 2015 10:35:24 -0500 (EST)
I saw more three Short-eared Owls last evening. They were separate
from the ones I've been seeing around Folsom. I call the site "School
Section West", as it is six miles due west of the Folsom school
section. It's along the Spring Creek Cutoff road between Hwy 40 &
Lower Spring Creek Road.

It's a place I've seen SEOW's fairly reliably in the past, most
recently 4 Nov. 2014. These threeowls were swooping and circling as
a group for some time. All the SEOW's I've been seeing in recent weeks
have appeared shortly after sunset. This means there's only a half
hour of good light for observing them. (I've seen some high-tailed,
pouncing coyotes at the same time; the vole population is peaking.)

There is a nice ravine and stock dam in that school section, full of
water. Eight mallards werepresent yesterday.

Michael Melius
Folsom
Subject: class etc.
From: "mick zerr zerrmick AT yahoo.com [sd-birds]" <sd-birds-noreply@yahoogroups.com>
Date: Wed, 11 Feb 2015 21:11:03 +0000 (UTC)
Taught bird feeding class at the Outdoor Campus for OLLI today. Folks taking 
the class have been keeping their eyes open for Snowy Owls, but no one has seen 
one one in the SF area yet. Some of the class folks are coming to the SFBC 
winter meeting tomorrow night at 7:00 at the OC. I will have log feeders 
available for a donation to help with the Good Earth SP feeders. At the 
meeting, we will have an update on Good Earth SP relative to what will be going 
on this summer. All folks, members or not, are invited to the meeting. 

Mick ZerrSFBC
Subject: Re: SFBC meeting February 12
From: "linda JhnsnLn AT aol.com [sd-birds]" <sd-birds-noreply@yahoogroups.com>
Date: Wed, 11 Feb 2015 11:15:02 -0500
Sorry I am out of town:)
 
Linda
 
 
-----Original Message-----
From: Chris Anderson canderson1 AT sio.midco.net [sd-birds] 
 

To: sd-birds ; SF Birders 
Sent: Thu, Feb 5, 2015 6:01 pm
Subject: [sd-birds] SFBC meeting February 12


 
  
    
                  
The Sioux Falls Bird Club will hold a meeting a week from tonight, on Thursday, 
February 12th at 7 pm at the Outdoor Campus. Our guest presenter will be 
Cortney Adair, naturalist from Good Earth at Blood Run State Park, who will be 
providing an update on the development plans for the park. All are welcome to 
attend. 


The SFBC will also have a field trip on Saturday the 14th, with the location 
TBD. 


Chris Anderson Sioux Falls, SD


    
             

  
Subject: February birds, Custer Co.
From: "mmelius AT hcinet.net [sd-birds]" <sd-birds-noreply@yahoogroups.com>
Date: Wed, 11 Feb 2015 01:48:24 -0500 (EST)
How nice to have February do its thing today, the ancient spring
migration made new. Morning brought the first flock of northbound
Canada Geese, sunny noon sawa pair of Northern Harriers close by and
playful, and late in the afternoon a small flock of Horned Larkscame
by,the north wind keeping them below eye level until they reached me
androse like water flowing over a stone.

Gray Partridge are suddenly signaling February, too, by calling after
sunset from scattered points in the grass. I should give my calendars
away and tell time by birds. Their raspy call is about as sweet as it
gets this time of year. I did see three partridge out in the open
several evenings ago, strutting and running around. They were visible
from the county road. I'll look again for them in case anyone wants to
come watch. It's not a great show like others in their family, but
it's something you don't see every day, either.

I'm still seeing Short-eared Owls, six and four on two separate
evenings last week. Isupposetheir calendar is based on voles.

Michael Melius
NE Custer Co.
Subject: Snowy Owl - LANWR - Charles Mix county
From: "'Preheim, Kelly' Kelly.Preheim AT k12.sd.us [sd-birds]" <sd-birds-noreply@yahoogroups.com>
Date: Wed, 11 Feb 2015 02:06:10 +0000
I also saw the Snowy Owl that the refuge guys informed us of. I have photos of 
that bird as well as the Eastern Screech-Owl that has been hanging out in my 
large nest box in the backyard. https://www.flickr.com/photos/rookiebirder/ 



Kelly Preheim

Armour, SD

"Wilderness is not a luxury, but a necessity of the human spirit..." ~ Edward 
Abbey 



"Use what talents you possess; the woods would be very silent, if no birds sang 
except those that sang best." ~ Henry Van Dyke 
Subject: Red Crossbills
From: "Ingrid Arlton arltonie AT yahoo.com [sd-birds]" <sd-birds-noreply@yahoogroups.com>
Date: Tue, 10 Feb 2015 21:31:28 +0000 (UTC)
Yesterday, while conducting the survey at the GFP Outdoor Campus, a flock of 
Red Crossbills flew in for a few minutes.  I was able to snap a photo of one 
of the birds.  Here's the link to my Flickr photo:  
https://www.flickr.com/photos/78608036 AT N04/sets/72157650205790981/ 


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Subject: Raven video
From: "mmelius AT hcinet.net [sd-birds]" <sd-birds-noreply@yahoogroups.com>
Date: Tue, 10 Feb 2015 16:13:38 -0500 (EST)
Here's a link to a brief video of the raven I saw last week:

http://youtu.be/4rPkRoH-kgM

Michael Melius
Subject: Snowy Owl
From: "'R&M Mabie' rmmabie AT hcinet.net [sd-birds]" <sd-birds-noreply@yahoogroups.com>
Date: Tue, 10 Feb 2015 14:48:25 -0600
Observed an adult Snowy Owl at LANWR this afternoon.

Ron Mabie
Pickstown, SD
Subject: Re: New file uploaded to sd-birds
From: "Paul Roisen roisenp1950 AT gmail.com [sd-birds]" <sd-birds-noreply@yahoogroups.com>
Date: Tue, 10 Feb 2015 10:54:54 -0600
Doug, the link does not work I tried it several times.

God Bless,


*Paul O. Roisen*
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Subject: Spearfish 2015__Head for the Hills!
From: "douglas chapman dougchapman3 AT yahoo.com [sd-birds]" <sd-birds-noreply@yahoogroups.com>
Date: Tue, 10 Feb 2015 09:42:14 -0600
Good Morning SDOU,

I have completed the schedules for Spearfish. They are now posted to the SDOU 
group site. 


 OF COURSE, these may need to be modified in ways now unknown, but this is our 
plan. 


The reference to the "Article by George Prisbe" in the Field TRip page should 
whet your appetite for the March Bird Notes, coming to your mailbox soon 
(fairly soon). 


Please go to Yahoo.com, sign in to your SD-birds listserv and select the newest 
uploaded files for these documents. 


If anyone does see a glaring omission or error please do let me know.

Doug Chapman



Douglas Chapman, Editor
SDOU Bird Notes
Sioux Falls, SD
sfbirdclub AT sio.midco.net

Come to the SDOU 66th Spring Meeting
12-14 June 2015, Spearfish. Bird the Northern Hills and more!





 
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Subject: Quickbooks volunteer?
From: "'brdfsd AT sio.midco.net' brdfsd@sio.midco.net [sd-birds]" <sd-birds-noreply@yahoogroups.com>
Date: Mon, 9 Feb 2015 16:45:12 -0600
> I am looking for a user of Quickbooks for charitable organizations 
> with possible interest in a short term volunteer job.
> Thanks.
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> Rosemary Draeger, Treasurer
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Subject: Newton Hills
From: "'Terry Sohl' tlsohl AT alliancecom.net [sd-birds]" <sd-birds-noreply@yahoogroups.com>
Date: Sun, 8 Feb 2015 18:37:10 -0600
My son and I went birding in Newton Hills today.  We were able to find one
Saw-whet Owl (by the Horse Camp), a mixed flock with Chickadees and
Golden-crowned Kinglets, and a flock of Cedar Waxwings. A nice little
birding day walking around, and my son certainly got a kick out of seeing
the owl.  

 

There were quite a few raptors between Brandon and Newton Hills, mostly
Red-tails, but also a couple of Rough-legged Hawks.  There's also a pretty
reliable Northern Shrike that I've seen most of the time on the highway
headed down to Newton Hills, about 2 miles north of the Horse Camp.  He's
been there like 4 out of the last 5 times down.

 

FWIW, on my website I made a  bunch of screen backgrounds (mostly birds).  I
think there's about 75,all much high-resolution than the other photos on my
website, and provided in different sizes to fit your screen.  Given the
resolution, they should look a lot nicer as screen backgrounds than other
photos on my site. Note I've also been adding new bird quizzes on my site
this week.

 

http://sdakotabirds.com/backgrounds.htm

 

http://sdakotabirds.com/bird_quiz.htm

 

Terry Sohl

Brandon
Subject: American Dipper, Pennington County
From: "Nancy Drilling nancy.drilling AT rmbo.org [sd-birds]" <sd-birds-noreply@yahoogroups.com>
Date: Sun, 8 Feb 2015 14:04:35 -0700
This morning I found an American Dipper on Rapid Creek west of Rapid City.
It was at the last bridge before Thunderhead Falls. Perhaps it will stick
around and breed. This area was the last known breeding area away from
Spearfish and Whitewood Creeks but there hasn't been any records for at
least a couple of years.

Also this morning in Canyon Lake Park, Rapid City, there was a nice
foraging flock in the spruce trees which included a Golden-crowned Kinglet
and two Brown Creepers.

Nancy Drilling

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Subject: Oakwood Lakes State Park
From: "jdco2pock AT yahoo.com [sd-birds]" <sd-birds-noreply@yahoogroups.com>
Date: 07 Feb 2015 17:32:30 -0800
Birded Oakwood Lakes State Park with Chris A. of Sioux Falls and Chris M. of 
Brookings late this morning and early afternoon. It was a warm day, but cold 
weather birds were the highlight: many Purple Finches, a large flyover flock of 
Pine Siskins, and a smaller flock of Red Crossbills. Other notables included 
Eastern Bluebirds, White-throated Sparrows, Golden Crowned Kinglets, Brown 
Creepers, and sizable flocks of Cedar Waxwings and American Tree Sparrows. 

 

 Some photos: https://www.flickr.com/photos/111697331 AT N02/ 
https://www.flickr.com/photos/111697331 AT N02/ 

 

 

 Joe C
 Sioux Falls
  
Subject: NHBC field trip
From: "'Gene ' gene AT neopaleo.net [sd-birds]" <sd-birds-noreply@yahoogroups.com>
Date: Sat, 7 Feb 2015 09:11:29 -0700
	On 14 February the NHBC will conduct a field trip at the Outdoor
Campus West, Sturgis Rd., Rapid City. We will meet at 7:30 at the Outdoor
Campus parking lot. For more information please contact Gene Hess at
605-791-0630. Birders of all levels and non-members of NHBC are welcome to
participate free of charge.
	

Gene K. Hess
Rapid City, SD

	


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Subject: Black Hills
From: "'Ricky Olson' tatanka40 AT pie.midco.net [sd-birds]" <sd-birds-noreply@yahoogroups.com>
Date: Fri, 6 Feb 2015 19:30:32 -0600
 

I was able to bird some in the Black Hills the last 2 days.  To me I had a
very successful trip!

 

Lewis Woodpecker- north of Sturgis SD.

Clark's Nutcrackers-  1 near Pactola Reservoir and one at Sylvan lake.

Pygmy Nuthatches- previously reported & found by Jen at Pactola Reservoir.

Cassin's Finches - at 2 places in Custer SD

Evening Grosbeaks - in Custer SD

 

 

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Subject: SD Birding Festival
From: "'R&M Mabie' rmmabie AT hcinet.net [sd-birds]" <sd-birds-noreply@yahoogroups.com>
Date: Thu, 5 Feb 2015 21:00:51 -0600
The 5th Annual SD Birding Festival at Ft Randall will be held the weekend of 
May 1-3, 2015. For more information see: 

  http://sdmissouririver.com/follow-the-river/the-great-outdoors/birding/

  Ron Mabie
  Pickstown, SD
Subject: SFBC meeting February 12
From: "Chris Anderson canderson1 AT sio.midco.net [sd-birds]" <sd-birds-noreply@yahoogroups.com>
Date: Thu, 5 Feb 2015 18:01:14 -0600
The Sioux Falls Bird Club will hold a meeting a week from tonight, on Thursday, 
February 12th at 7 pm at the Outdoor Campus. Our guest presenter will be 
Cortney Adair, naturalist from Good Earth at Blood Run State Park, who will be 
providing an update on the development plans for the park. All are welcome to 
attend. 


The SFBC will also have a field trip on Saturday the 14th, with the location 
TBD. 


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Subject: Please read and consider -
From: "'Jensen, Kent' kent.jensen AT sdstate.edu [sd-birds]" <sd-birds-noreply@yahoogroups.com>
Date: Thu, 5 Feb 2015 17:14:30 +0000
North American Waterfowl Management Plan Update - stakeholder input

As part of the North American Waterfowl Management (NAWMP) update, human 
dimensions are to be formally integrated as a co-equal "leg of the stool" with 
regards to waterfowl and habitat management. This means that the US Fish and 
Wildlife Service, the agency of authority in managing all migratory bird 
species in the US, wants to have input from casual bird watchers, birding 
enthusiasts, etc., as well as hunters, prior to developing the updated NAWMP. 
The purpose of these workshops is to engage stakeholder groups in identifying 
and refining important characteristics/aspects of their experience 
participating in waterfowl related activities. Outcomes from these workshops 
will help in developing the upcoming survey, Assessing the Preferences of 
Stakeholders and Waterfowl Management Professionals to Inform the 
Implementation of the NAWMP Action Plan. 


This is a big deal. The NAWMP is THE document that sets the future priorities 
for wetland and upland habitat management funding through the Joint Ventures 
and Flyway system. 


Brookings has been selected as one of only 12 places around the country (and 
one of 3 in the Central Flyway) to take part in a waterfowl stakeholder 
workshop to serve as baseline data to help integrate human dimensions into the 
implementation plan. The Workshop will be held in Brookings on April 21st & 
22nd from 6 - 8 PM on the SDSU Campus. One evening of the workshop will be 
dedicated to waterfowl hunters, and the other evening for bird watchers and 
other non-consumptive users with an interest in waterfowl and wetlands. 


I am assisting the SDGFP Chief Waterfowl Biologist, Rocco Murano, in pulling 
together the birding and bird enthusiast user group. Please consider taking 
part in this important workshop. If you would reply to me at my email address 
(kent.jensen AT sdstate.edu), I will compile a 
list of those interested. We don't know yet which of the 2 evenings will be 
dedicated to the birder group, but we will let those who agree to take part 
know by early March. Ideally, we are looking for 14 - 15 people across the 
spectrum of "avidness" and ages to take part in this. So even if you are new 
bird watcher - we want your input. 


Please contact me if you have any questions.

Thanks!

KC


K. C. Jensen, Ph.D.
Department of Natural Resource Management
SPB 138D, Box 2140B
South Dakota State University
Brookings, SD  57007
(605)688-4781 (office)
(605)690-6104 (cell)
(605)688-4515 (FAX)
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Subject: Short-ear's! Custer Co.
From: "mmelius AT hcinet.net [sd-birds]" <sd-birds-noreply@yahoogroups.com>
Date: Wed, 4 Feb 2015 20:54:20 -0500 (EST)
There were seven, maybe eleven, Short-eared Owls in my neighborhood of
Lower Spring Creek valley this evening. I saw four south of my place
around 5 pm, thenas I drove towards them encountered more, so it was
hard to be sure I wasn't seeing some birds twice. I kept seeing more
as I drove east down the valley. This was within two miles west and
east of Folsom.

Most of the owls were very near or right along the county road. That's
very convenient for birders, but it's the place of maximumhazard to
them, with fences, powerline, and cars to avoid as they fly. I'll try
to get a better count in the days ahead. The last time we had SEOW's
here in such numbers, in 2009, they were around into early April.

Michael Melius
NE Custer Co.
Subject: NESDBC Feb. Outing
From: "'Gary & Cindy Olson' olsonfam AT nvc.net [sd-birds]" <sd-birds-noreply@yahoogroups.com>
Date: Wed, 4 Feb 2015 12:52:37 -0600
Northeast South Dakota Birding Club will have an outing on Saturday February 
14th. A few changes this month. We will meet at 9:00 at Terry & Geri Jordre's 
home at 615 South Lincoln St. here in Aberdeen. We will bird locally around 
town this month along Moccasin Creek, Riverside Cemetery, Wylie Park and any 
other recommended spots on that day. The Jordre's have been kind enough to 
invite us to their home for some refreshments and to look at some of Terry's 
wildlife photos. Terry is a professional photographer and I for one, am looking 
forward to seeing his work. If we could give Terry & Geri an idea of this 
months planned attendee's they would appreciate that very much! I'd suspect we 
would be finished birding close to noon then meet back at their home. 


If spring will co-operate I'm planning on a refuge trip for March, either Sand 
Lake or Waubay. Again get back to me as soon as possible about your intentions 
for this months outing. By the weekend would really be nice. 


Gary Olson
Aberdeen
Subject: Sibley Guide - second edition - free replacement
From: "Roger Dietrich rogerd AT iw.net [sd-birds]" <sd-birds-noreply@yahoogroups.com>
Date: Wed, 4 Feb 2015 12:00:52 -0500 (EST)
If you purchased the Second Edition of The Sibley Guide to Birds the publisher 
is replacing the book becuase of the printing problems. Call 1-800-793-2665. 
The lady I spoke with said they thought they would start sending out the 
replacements in the next few days. 


Read more about this at www.birderslibrary.com 

Roger Dietrich 
Yankton, SD 
Subject: sign up for the next Great Backyard Bird Count!
From: "Nancy Drilling nancy.drilling AT rmbo.org [sd-birds]" <sd-birds-noreply@yahoogroups.com>
Date: Wed, 4 Feb 2015 09:55:40 -0700
The next GBBC is Feb. 13-16,2015.  See http://gbbc.birdcount.org/ for
details.

Nancy Drilling

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