GFP News - february 2, 2016
anglers, hunters reminded to purchase 2016 license
PIERRE, S.D. - The South Dakota Game, Fish and Parks Department is reminding outdoor enthusiasts that 2015 hunting and fishing licenses have expired.
2016 licenses can be purchased at authorized license dealers or online at gfp.sd.gov/licenses/general-hunt-fish/default.aspx.
A list of licensing options and prices can be found online at gfp.sd.gov/licenses/general-hunt-fish/license-list.aspx.
gfp will host landowner workshops as part of habitat pays
PIERRE, S.D. - The South Dakota Game, Fish and Parks Department (GFP) will host three workshops in northeast South Dakota aimed at providing habitat information to interested landowners.
Representatives from GFP, Natural Resource Conservation Service (NRCS), Pheasants Forever, and local Conservation Districts will be available for presentations and questions at each workshop.
The workshops, part of Habitat Pays, will be held at the following dates and locations:
- Aberdeen - Brown County Sportsman's Club, March 3 from 4-7 p.m.
- Redfield - Redfield Historic Depot, March 7 from 4-7 p.m.
- Watertown - Codington County Extension Building, Classroom B, March 14 from 4-7 p.m.
For more information, contact Regional Habitat Manager Chris Goldade at Christopher.Goldade@state.sd.us.
About Habitat Pays: Habitat Pays is a joint effort between the South Dakota Departments of Game, Fish and Parks and Agriculture to connect farmers and ranchers to the appropriate habitat resources and help them implement wildlife habitat where it makes the most sense.