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2021-22 NM Hunting Rules

Project Childsafe from the NSSF

Robbie Roberts (11/30/1946 – 3/29/2021)

Dear Instructors and Friends,

I am deeply saddened to share the news that the hunter education family has lost another amazing member. I was notified this morning that Robert “Robbie” Roberts passed away yesterday morning. Robbie was an Instructor in Raton and worked at the NRA Whittington Center for 20 years. Previously he managed the […]

BASICS OF .22 RIFLE SHOOTING WORKSHOP

SPONSORED BY THE CAPITAN HIGHPOWER RIFLE CLUB AND THE NEW MEXICO TECH SHOOTING SPORTS CLUB

COACH/INSTRUCTORS JAMES AND VIRGINIA McLEMORE

SATURDAY September 11-13, 2020, 8 AM on Sat, prone competition firing starts at 8:00 AM on Sun (see below)

 

CAPITAN GUN RANGE. The range is located 3 miles east of Capitan on the […]

Beyond the classroom

Jennifer Morgan

“Its’ like… being in line for a Disneyland ride!” declared Byron, age 17 from Farmington, New Mexico.

Another hunter Aiden, 14 years old from Albuquerque stated: “That was very exhilarating!” A testimonial from another youth hunter who participated on the hunt. All hunt participants indicated that they learned a lifetime of new […]

New Mexico Outdoor Adventures Hunting & Fishing Show

2020 New Mexico Outdoor Adventures Hunting & Fishing Show Opens Friday February 14-16, 2020 . Manuel Lujan Building . Expo NM

The New Mexico Department of Game and Fish invites you to attend the 2020 New Mexico Outdoor Adventures Hunting & Fishing Show. Admission to the show will be $3 for […]

New Mexico Wildlife – Monthly Update – January 2020

ISSUE NUMBER ELEVEN • January 2020

UNM grad student uses 3D printing to study and preserve artifacts

Using cutting-edge technology, a UNM graduate student helped the Department preserve artifacts found at the Department’s wildlife management areas. Read more…

Bird watching at the Game and Fish headquarters pond

Department terrestrial habitat specialist […]

New Mexico Big Game Draw Announcements

New Mexico Department of Game & Fish Game & Fish News

The 2020-2021 New Mexico Big Game Draw is open and ready for your application! Important Deadlines:

Feb. 12 – Deadline to apply for bear and turkey draw permits. Applications must be completed before 5 p.m. Mountain Standard Time (MST).

Feb. 15 – […]

Northern NM Youth Clay Target Challenge

NNM CTC Flyer.2019

National Geographic Endangered Species by State – Mexican Wolf

NEW MEXICO

MEXICAN WOLF

Canis lupus baileyi

PHOTOGRAPH BY JOEL SARTORE, NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC PHOTO ARK

This small wolf is a subspecies of gray wolf, native to New Mexico, Arizona, and northwest Mexico. Once numbering in the thousands, Mexican wolves were nearly extinct by the 1970s. The U.S. and Mexican governments […]

Special Hunter Education Camp at Camp Tres Ritos near Mora

Receive hands-on training

The New Mexico Department of Game and Fish is offering a special hunter education camp where youth can receive hands-on training and earn their hunter education certification.

The camp is open to youth ages 10 to 17 who are accompanied by a registered adult. It will be conducted the weekend of […]

Outdoor Adventures Hunting and Fishing Show this weekend in Albuquerque

New Mexico Department of Game and Fish Public contact, Information Center: (888) 248-6866Media contact, Tristanna Bickford: (505) 476-8027tristanna.bickford@state.nm.us

Outdoor Adventures Hunting and Fishing Show this weekend in Albuquerque

SANTA FE – The annual New Mexico Outdoor Adventures Hunting and Fishing Show opens at noon Friday, Feb.15 and continues through Sunday, […]