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Fishing Rules and Regulations

South dakota Fishing Handbook

Fishing Handbook
2014 Fishing Handbook
(flip-book version)
2014 Fishing Handbook (pdf version)

Other Regulations

Fishing Tournament rules
(for detailed reference see ARSD 41:09:15)

Is an "Alabama Rig" Legal in SD?

Hoop Net and Setline rules
(for detailed reference see ARSD 41:07:08)

Bait Dealer regulations
(for detailed reference see ARSD 41:09:04)

Private Fish Hatcheries
(for detailed reference see ARSD 41:09:07)

Fish Importation Regulations
(for detailed reference see ARSD 41:09:08)

Other references:

Protect our Waters

You can do your part for the health and productivity of South Dakota's waters by being proactive in preventing the spread of invasive plant, fish and animal species that threaten to crowd out native species.