FISH AND WILDLIFE
The Sisseton Wahpeton Oyate will protect, conserve and manage fish and wildlife related resources within the exterior boundaries of the Lake Traverse Indian Reservation for the benefit of the members of the Tribe.
The Fish and Wildlife program conducts various wildlife surveys to determine population trends of waterfowl, upland, and big game to determine population trends, as well as aerial surveys. We also keep Tribal waters stocked and keep them from being over populated with rough fish, Walleye and Perch are trapped and relocated from rearing ponds to bigger lakes.
P.O. Box 509, Agency Village, SD 57262
Monday – Friday 8:00am to 4:30pm
Ext. 8314 Cell Phone: (605)419-1015
Tribal Ranger – Damian White Sr.
Ext. 8314 Cell Phone: (605)956-0212
Ag. Technician – Colin Owen
Ext. 8428 Cell:
Ext. 8208 Cell Phone: (605)419-1013
All license’s are available at Dakota Connection Casino located off I-29 Sisseton exit, Oshays Casino in Waubay, SD or Fish & Wildlife Office in Agency Village, SD. Except all big game tags must be purchased at the Fish & Wildlife Office.
NOTICE: A 4% Tribal Tax will be assessed to all Non member license sales. Excluding the surcharge.
Below are links to pertinent information:
SWO 2022 Hunting Handbook
FISHING HOOK AND LINE LIMITS 2023
Spearfishing Fact Sheet 2023
Spring Turkey 2023
Applications available for download
Non Indian Spring Turkey Sold Out
Sp. Turkey Application 2023
To purchase licenses or submit hunter reports online:
SWO Online License Program