South Dakota Pheasant Forecast Looks Good

If you're a traveling bird hunter who missed South Dakota's pheasant bonanza last year, when the state set a 45-year record high for the number of birds counted during brood surveys , you'll be happy to learn that you haven't totally missed out. Your chance to make up for lost opportunity starts in less than two weeks and with this year's pheasant numbers only slightly down from 2005, state biologist expect another season of excellent shooting. [Here's the forecast](http://www.keloland.com/News/NewsDetail6371.cfm?Id=0,51548 com/news/metro/84765,CST-NWS-guns05.article).