For opportunities to comment on Department plans visit thePublic Commentpage.
View our publications page for the latest available in print and PDFs including 2016-17 Fishing Rules and Information, the 2016-17 Upland & Big Game Hunting Rules and Information booklet and New Mexico Wildlife magazine.
Registration Open: Hunting Skills Camp
@ Del Norte Gun Club
May 13 – Jun 8 all-day
Camp Date: June 11, 2016
The Department is hosting a FREE Hunting Skills Camp at the Del Norte Gun Club in Rio Rancho. Registration for this camp will open on Friday, May 13 and close when filled, or on June 8, whichever comes first. For flier and registration form, visit Hunter Education.
The Department is hosting a FREE Survival Skills Camp at the Department’s office, in Albuquerque. Registration for this camp will open on Monday, May 16 and close when filled, or on June 10, whichever comes first. For flier and registration form, visit Hunter Education.
Santa Fe: City of Santa Fe presents Annual Children’s Fishing Derby and River Festival 7:00 am-12:00 pm along the Santa Fe River, East Alameda Street, near State Land Office. To celebrate Free Fishing Day, Saturday, June 4, the Department will be stocking the Santa Fe River near downtown with catchable rainbow trout. Department staff will be on hand along the river by the State Land Office on East Alameda St. from 8:00 am- 12:00 pm to teach the basics of fishing. Fishing rods/reels and bait will also be available for loan to try your luck catching rainbow trout. No experience is necessary. The City of Santa Fe will be giving out prizes to those kids who participate and catch a trout. For questions contact Kevin Holladay. Bring a lunch and celebrate in the shade along the river on Saturday, June 4!