South Dakota Hunting News

South Dakota GFP Surveys Sent Out
Selected hunters who supply information about their hunting seasons will be helping the S.D. Game, Fish and Parks Department develop management strategies for next year's seasons.
South Dakota Spring Gobbler Season has More Opportunities
Abundant wild turkey populations in South Dakota have led to increased hunter opportunities in the next spring turkey season.
Mountain Lion Killed in South Dakota
A female mountain lion was shot and killed late Monday by a landowner near Howard, in Miner County, Ron Schauer, Regional Game Manager for SD Game, Fish and Parks, said.
South Dakota Mountain Lion Season Ends Early
South Dakota's third mountain lion season has ended.
South Dakota Considering Spring Turkey Season
A flourishing wild turkey population could mean more opportunities for hunters in the spring turkey season.
South Dakota Begins Another Round of CWD Testing
Deer and elk hunting seasons in South Dakota bring with them the start of another round of tests for chronic wasting disease.
South Dakota Buffalo Round-Up October 1
Officials at Custer State Park are asking visitors to the 42nd Annual Buffalo Roundup on Monday, Oct. 1 to plan their travel route ahead of time.
South Dakota Hunting Atlas Available
A sure sign that fall hunting seasons can't be far away is the publication of the latest edition of the Game, Fish and Parks Department's Hunting Atlas.
South Dakota Deer and Antelope Seasons Finalized
Responding to concerns from West River landowners, the S.D. Game, Fish and Parks Commission significantly increased the number of antelope licenses available for the 2007 season.
South Dakota GFPC Approves Third Mountain Lion Season
The S.D. Game, Fish and Parks Commission approved the state's third consecutive mountain lion hunting season at its June meeting in Pierre. In the process, commissioners and GFP staff were reminded that mountain lions continue to spark keen interest in the citizens of South Dakota.