Cooperative Fish and Wildlife Research Units Program: South Dakota
Education, Research and Technical Assistance for Managing Our Natural Resources

South Dakota Project

Revision of the South Dakota Wildlife Action Plan: Understanding South Dakota Citizens - Wildlife Values

December 2011 - December 2012


Participating Agencies

  • United States Geological Survey

This project analyzed data from a survey of South Dakota citizens measuring citizen's wildlife value orientations and various other attitudes toward wildlife and environmental issues. Results were compared with a previous study conducted in 2004.

Research Publications Publication Date
Gigliotti,L.M., and A.N. DonCarlos. 2017. Wildlife value orientation stability among South Dakota residents: Setting the stage for a Longitudinal Analysis. Proceedings of the South Dakota Academy of Science, 96:77-93. December 2017