East Central South Dakota Birding Sites NW BH SC Cen NC NE EC SE East Central SD birding has a great variety of locations that offer great birds. Sioux Falls and Brookings have city parks that can have large groups of migrating warblers and wintering Boreal Forest birds. . Maga Ta-Hohpi wetland west of Huron and Oakwood Lakes SP near Brookings have many species of waterbirds. The eastern group of counties in the area is dotted with glacial lakes for seasonal shorebirds and waterfowl. One of the largest natural lakes in the state, Lake Thompson, can produce rare species of water birds. eBird Hotspot Other Birding Hotspot Powered By Subgurim(http://googlemaps.subgurim.net).Google Maps ASP.NET Beaver Creek Nature Preserve - Minnehaha Co. Big Sioux Rec Area - Minnehaha Co. Bucher Prairie - Minnehaha Co. Dakota Nature Park - Brookings Co. De Smet Forest - Kingsbury Co. Dewey Gevik Nature Area - Minnehaha Co. Falls Park (Sioux Falls) - Minnehaha Co. Fensterman Slough - Minnehaha Co. Great Bear Recreation Park - Minnehaha Co. Lake Herman State Park - Lake Co. Lake Vermillion Recreation Area - McCook Co. Maga Ta-Hohpi WPA - Beadle Co. Oakwood Lakes Area - Brookings Co. Outdoor Campus (Sioux Falls) - Minnehaha Co. Palisades SP - Minnehaha Co. Sioux Falls - Woodlawn Cemetery - Minnehaha Co. Wall Lake - Minnehaha Co.