SD Now Flying Blind on Pheasant Numbers
June 15, 2020
At a meeting of the South Dakota Game Fish & Parks Commission (GFP) on June 4, the agency declared it
would be discontinuing its summer pheasant brood surveys, suggesting that the numbers – which have
trended significantly lower in recent years due to decreasing habitat on the landscape of the Rushmore
State – were not as important as maintaining and marketing the state's title of "The...