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South Dakota State Fish:

Walleye - click to see all state fish & aquatic life symbols
Photo of walleye from U.S. Army Corps of Engineers: Harry S. Truman Lake.
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Walleye

South Dakota designated the walleye (Stizostedion vitreum) as the official state fish in 1982.

Walleyes are most at home in large, clear, cool lakes. Their eyes are sensitive to light, so they go to deep, dark waters during the day and move to shallow areas at night.

 Walleye - click to see all state fish
Walleye photo © Brian Jorg / CritterZone: Animal - Wildlife - Nature Stock Photography Copyrighted image - no use allowed without a license (contact CritterZone for commercial application license).
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