Pierre, S.D. Six hunting applications have become available and South Dakota Game, Fish and Parks officials say some big game application deadlines are close to expiring.
Special buck applications are due by May 11 and all elk
applications must be postmarked on or before Friday, May 18. Also
available now are applications for nonresident small game and
paddlefish. Resident archery deer, East River archery antelope and
all bighorn sheep and mountain goat applications are due no later
than Friday, June 1.
Applications are available and can be obtained from most Game,
Fish and Parks offices, license agents, or requested or printed
from the Game, Fish and Parks web site at www.state.sd.us/gfp.