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SDGFP Commission Finalizes 2016 Deer Seasons

At its recent meeting in Watertown, S.D., on June 2-3, the South Dakota Game, Fish and Parks Commission finalized the state’s deer seasons. Below...

SDGFP email about proper shed-hunting practices drives questions.

As an avid shed hunter, I was caught a bit off guard by the news release that showed up in my email in March...

SDGFP Commission OKs Use of Trail Cameras Year-Round

BROOKINGS — People could keep trail cameras operating year-round in South Dakota on land owned, leased or controlled by the state Game, Fish and...

SDGFP AND SDSU Partner in Small-Fisheries Study

PIERRE, S.D. — The South Dakota Game, Fish and Parks Department and South Dakota State University have partnered to conduct a one-year study on...

SDGFP Commission Proposes Refuge Status Removal

PIERRE, S.D. — The South Dakota Game, Fish and Parks Commission proposed to remove the Dry Creek Waterfowl Refuge in Sully County during its...

SDGFP Hosting Habitat Pays Landowner Workshops in Sioux Falls

The South Dakota Game, Fish and Parks Department will host four workshops in Sioux Falls as part of its Habitat Pays program. ...

SDGFP raises variety of outdoor fees for 2016

South Dakota boat owners, visitors to Custer State Park, users of the Mickelson Trail and campers making telephone reservations will pay more in 2016. ...

Peak Performance – Try these steps to maximize your turkey gun’s pattern potential

It's a fact that fishing is a rite of passage for most kids growing up in these parts, and I smile each time I...