What is an ROV? An ROV is a Remotely Operated Vehicle that travels underwater. It is controlled from the surface by a cable or tether. It can have many attachments, including ultraviolet lights and a camera to allow the operator to see underwater. How much do they cost? Prices range from $70,000 - $120,000 depending on [...]
Available Now! Display your pride in South Dakota Walleyes Unlimited with a customized plate! This plate not only shows you are a member, but can also help get the word out about our club. Contact your chapter president for stickers or send an e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org. For more information on Organization/Emblem Plates, go to dor.sd.gov/Motor_Vehicles/License_Plates.
When: June 10, 2017, June 11, 2017 will be bad weather date Fishing times will be from 7 am to 4 pm. There will be a rules meeting on Friday evening at 6:30 pm, June 9th at the tent in front of the Platte Creek Store. Where: Platte Creek How to Enter: Registration is Required, Download [...]
Central Chapter of SDWU received South Dakota Parks and Recreation Organization Citation Award for their Lake Sharpe Clean up efforts. The award was accept by Bill Englehart. Pictured left to right Tom Farnsworth, City of Pierre, Directorof Parks & Recreation, Bill Englehart, Pat Buscher, GFP District Park Supervisor.
Despite triple digit temperatures participants in the annual Missouri River Clean-up collected nearly 5,000 pounds of debris on July 11th from the upper end of Lake Sharpe near Pierre and Fort Pierre. The crews hauled in 3,700 pounds of lumber mainly from docks and decks damaged in the 2011 Missouri River flood. The clean-up also picked [...]
Over 4,000 pounds, or two tons, of trash and debris was collected during the annual Missouri River/Lake Sharpe Clean up Wednesday, July 10th. The event, the fourth in the last five years, had over 40 volunteers working along the river in Pierre-Fort Pierre. The volunteers worked out of boats or as ground based crews. Trash and [...]
The handicap accessible fishing dock at Chamberlain has been completed. Completion of this dock was done through the partnership of SD Game, Fish and Parks, City of Chamberlain and South Dakota Walleyes Unlimited Sioux Empire Chapter. SDWU collected private donations as well as donating from their chapter.
Recipients from SDSU are: Pictured Above - Matthew Phayvanh, Jeff Decker, Rachel Portwood, Darrel Solberg October Greenfield, and Matthew Perrion Not Pictured - Brianna McEntee Congratulations to each student as they continue to pursue their dreams!
SDWU Central State Chapter and Izaak Walton League hosted the 2nd annual river clean up. It took just under 3 hours for 30 people to collect 6880 pounds or 3.44 tons of liter and garbage! Boats were furnished for the event by the Game, Fish, and Parks, Corps of Engineers, Fish and Wildlife Service and residents [...]