Sandhill cranes Photo: Ursula Dubrick

Explore our bird-focused programs!

Audubon Dakota is commited to the conservation and protection of the birds of North and South Dakota. By providing educational and outreach events about our conservation work, Audubon Dakota is able to gain public and private support and project involvement.


Urban Woods and Prairies Initiative
Bird-Friendly Communities

Urban Woods and Prairies Initiative

Over 1,000 acres of restored habitat along the Red River and over 20 Urban Woods and Prairies Nature Parks in Fargo-Moorhead.

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Target Bird Species

Target Bird Species

For Audubon Dakota's Conservation Work

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Birds In the Dakotas

Peregrine Falcon

Latin:  Falco peregrinus

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Sandhill Crane

Latin:  Antigone canadensis

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Trumpeter Swan

Latin:  Cygnus buccinator

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Downy Woodpecker

Latin:  Dryobates pubescens

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American Crow

Latin:  Corvus brachyrhynchos

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Upland Sandpiper

Latin:  Bartramia longicauda

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Northern Cardinal

Latin:  Cardinalis cardinalis

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Wood Duck

Latin:  Aix sponsa

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