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GFP news provides the media and our customers with current news and events happening within the agency. If you are a member of the media and need additional information on any of the below articles or other topics related to our agency, please contact Emily Kiel.

Date Recent News
June 23
  • Updated Nonmeandered Waters Information Available Online
June 21
  • Outdoor Campus-West to Hold Special Events
June 19
  • State Park Events Scheduled for June 23-25
  • Life Jacket Loaner Program Available this Summer
June 14
  • GFP Announces Father's Day Free Fishing Weekend
June 13
  • GFP Works on Reopening Public Access after Open Water Compromise Passes
June 13
  • GFP Commission Finalizes Temporary Nonresident Waterfowl Licenses
June 12
  • GFP Commission Proposes Closure of the Sage Grouse Season
  • Archery and Firearm Antelope Hunting Seasons Proposed
  • Proposed Changes to Antelope and Coyote Hunting in Custer State Park
  • Archery Deer Season Set for the Next Two Years
  • East River and West River Deer Hunting Seasons Set
  • Black Hills and Custer State Park Deer Seasons Set
  • Muzzleloader and Refuge Deer Hunting Seasons Set for the Next Two Years
  • Good Eats Around South Dakota State Parks
June 6
  • Traditions Hold Strong at 40th Annual Fort Sisseton Historical Festival
  • Jay Heath Canoe & Kayak Trail Public Dedication Event to be held June 13
  • Prairie Dog Control Programs Available through August 15
June 5
  • National Get Outdoors Day is June 10

June 1
  • Gov. Daugaard Proclaims June as "Great Outdoors Month"
  • Labor Day Camping Reservations in State Park Open Soon
May 30
  • Fort Sisseton Annual Historical Festival This Weekend
  • Labor Day Camping Reservations in State Parks Open Soon
  • State Parks Host Hikes, Events on National Trails Day
May 25
  • South Dakota Lakes are Open for Fishing and Making Memories
May 25
  • Custer State Park Staff Recognized for Park's Safe Drinking Water

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