South Dakota Band Return Maps

This map represents recoveries of ducks banded in July and August between 1986 and 2015, and birds recovered during the regular duck season (generally, between September and January) in the state of South Dakota. Only banded birds that were reported by South Dakota hunters were used in the production of this map.


Origin Type Count  
green_mallard.gif Mallard 2,959  
blue_teal.gif Teal 252  
yellow_pintail.gif Pintail 175  
red_diver.gif Divers 106  
purple_dabbler.gif Other Dabblers 62  
black_blackduck.gif Black Duck 02  

Total:  3,556