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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 at 605.773.3904.

Date Recent News
April 25
  • Game, Fish and Parks Law Enforcement Officers Now Equipped with Body Cameras
  • GFP Urges Anglers to be Aware of Fish Consumption Advisories
April 18
  • GFP Commission Proposes Changes to Non-resident Waterfowl Licenses
April 17
  • Game, Fish and Parks to Host Antler Auction Saturday
  • Trophies Awarded at 2017 GFP Archery Tournaments
April 13
  • South Dakota's Deer Management Plan Available for Review until May 5
  • Seeking Comments on Draft Prairie Grouse Management Plan 2017-2021
April 12
  • $1.33 Billion Spent on Outdoor Recreation in South Dakota
April 7
  • The rules finalized by the GFP Commission at the April 6-7, 2017, meeting are not in effect due to a Department error to follow statute procedures. The facility use fees for Good Earth State Park and the rule changes for terminally ill hunters will be re-proposed on May 4-5, 2017, in Custer State Park. The existing elk hunting season rules remain unchanged.
  • Good Earth State Park Fees Finalized
  • 2017 Elk Season Finalized
  • Rule Changes for Terminally Ill Hunters
April 6
  • Supreme Court Decision Prompts GFP Action On Non-Meandered Waters
April 3
  • State Parks Announce Free Entrance for Military Group Events
  • Black Hills Mountain Lion Hunting Season Ends

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