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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
October 21
  • Traditions Remain Strong for South Dakota's Pheasant Hunting Opener
October 17
  • S.D. State Parks to Host Halloween Events
  • Division of Parks and Recreation Honors Employees
October 16
  • Mickelson Pond to be Stocked With Thousand Plus Rainbow Trout
October 11
  • Funding Available for Outdoor Recreation
  • Fort Sisseton Historic State Park Offering “Haunted” Tour
October 7
  • GFP Commission Proposes Fee Changes for State Parks
  • GFP Commission Considers Two Petitions for Changes to Mountain Lion Rules
  • Additional Elk Hunting Opportunity Proposed for Custer State Park
  • Rules for Marking Nonmeandered Waters Proposed
  • GFP Commission Proposes an Aerial Hunting Rule Modification
  • Bighorn Sheep Hunting Season Proposed for 2018 and 2019
  • GFP Commission Proposes Modifications to Bait Rules
  • GFP Commission Proposes the Removal of Walleye Length Limit on Lake Poinsett
  • GFP Commission Updates Name Changes to Threatened and Endangered Species List
October 5
  • Dale R. Henning to Speak at Good Earth State Park
October 4
  • GFP Seeking Comments on Current Pronghorn Management Plan
October 2
  • Record Turnout for Annual Buffalo Roundup at Custer State Park
September 27
  • State Park Entrance Licenses Available for 2018
September 26
  • First Portion of Spearfish Falls Trail System Complete
  • GFP Receives Grant to Help Curb Poaching
  • Salmon Station Open for Egg Collection
  • GFP Seeking Comments on Current Mountain Lion Management Plan
September 21
  • Hunters Asked to Guard Against Wildfires this Fall

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