Visit GFP booth Aug. 9-13 at Sioux Empire Fair Outdoor enthusiasts can visit with Game, Fish and Parks officials and get the department's latest publications at the 66th Annual Sioux Empire Fair.
Division of Wildlife Communications Manager Chuck Schlueter said staff members from both the Wildlife Division and the Parks and Recreation Division will be representedat the fair, which will be held Aug. 9-13 at the W. H. Lyons Fairgrounds in Sioux Falls.
�Department staff will be available to discuss fishing, hunting, camping and other outdoor-related topics as well as ask general questions of our professional staff,� Schlueter said. �It is a great opportunity to find out what has been happening and what is new in South Dakota�s outdoors.�
The Wildlife Division will have copies of its 2005 SD Fishing Handbook, public Fishing and Hunting Areas booklets, application deadlines and back issues of the Conservation Digest, the department�s popular bimonthly magazine.
The Parks and Recreation Division will also have many free publications available, such as the 2005 Park Times, the Tatanka, and many other outdoor recreation publications, from birding to disc golf to horse trails brochures.
Hunting, fishing, camping and other information for enjoying South Dakota�s outdoors can be found on the Game, Fish and Parks Web site at www.sdgfp.info.