South Dakota Hunting News

Changes in South Dakota's Mountain Lion Season
A significant change in South Dakota's mountain lion hunting season is designed to protect cubs from being orphaned.
Record Deer Harvest in South Dakota
South Dakota hunters can look back on 2007 as another record-setting year for deer harvest.
South Dakota HuntSAFE Course
The S.D. Game, Fish and Parks Department will be offering a HuntSAFE course for women on July 8, 10 and 12.
South Dakota GFPC Discuss Changes to Mtn. Lion Season
The S.D. Game, Fish and Parks Commission is considering major revisions to the state's mountain lion hunting season. The commission approved the season proposal at its May meeting at the State Game Lodge at Custer State Park.
HuntSAFE Instructors of the Year for South Dakota
An individual from Ethan and a team from Sturgis have been chosen as the HuntSAFE instructors of the year for 2007.
South Dakota Reduces Elk Licenses for 2008
Reacting to the success of a management plan designed to reduce the size of the Black Hills elk herd, the S.D. Game, Fish and Parks Commission approved a 2008 hunting season that offers fewer elk licenses.
South Dakota Looking to Increase Bighorn Licenses
Two unique hunting opportunities were among the season proposals considered by the S.D. Game, Fish and Parks Commission at its March meeting in Pierre.
South Dakota FPD at Sioux Empire Sportsmen's Show
One of the first signs of spring is the Sioux Empire Sportsmen's Show. And one of the best places for people to get answers to their questions about hunting, fishing and camping is at the S.D. Game, Fish and Parks Department booth at the show.
South Dakota Antelope Season 3rd Highest on Record
The 2007 pronghorn antelope harvest in South Dakota is the highest since 1984, and is the third highest on record.
South Dakota Special Buck Hunts in 2008
While the last of South Dakota's deer hunting seasons are winding down, work has already started on finalizing the 2008 seasons.