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Sand Lake WMD

Sand Lake WMD

The 9,000 square mile Sand Lake Wetland Management District (WMD), located in north-central South Dakota, encompasses a rich diversity of wildlife habitat. The eight county district (Brown, Campbell, Edmunds, Faulk, McPherson, Potter, Spink, and Walworth Counties)is located within three distinct physiographic regions, the Missouri Coteau, the James River Basin, and the Lake Dakota Plain.The western portion of the WMD is in the Missouri Coteau and is composed of intermediate and short grass prairie. It is partly of glacial origin and partly a result of stream erosion by the tributaries of the Missouri River. It is comprised of a 40-50 miles band of rolling glacial hills and rugged river "breaks" located within 10 miles of the Missouri River.The James River Basin is a large glacially-eroded valley which is drained by the James River. The Dakota Lake Plain is a result of ancient lake deposits of silt and sand which formed under the old Lake Dakota. Mixed-tall grass prairie and agricultural lands comprise these two eastern regions.

Sand Lake WMD
Rural Rt. 1, Box 25
Columbia, SD, USA
605-885-6320
Official Website
Fish and Wildlife Service
Fish and Wildlife Service
http://www.fws.gov
 • Boating
 • Fishing
 • Hunting


Other South Dakota Vacation Destinations

Karl E. Mundt National Wildlife Refuge - Lake Andes
James Diversion Reservoir - Huron
Wind Cave National Park - Hot Springs
Black Hills National Forest - Custer
Pocasse NWR - Columbia
Angostura Reservoir - Hot Springs
Cold Brook Lake - Hot Springs
Black Hills Mining Museum - Lead
Fort Randall Dam Lake Francis Case - Pickstown
The Native American Scenic Byway - Lower Brule - Sioux Tribe
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Discover America: South Dakota
State Flag of South Dakota Learn more about South Dakota, its history, and resources from the Discover America feature from NCBuy Travel.


 
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