Alerts & Licenses

» April 29 big-game draw license results will be available online onlinesales.wildlife.state.nm.us, by telephone 888-248-6866, or at NMDGF offices.

» File your Mandatory Harvest Reports to maintain eligibility. Report harvest online.

Public Comment

Review and comment on current proposals for consideration before the New Mexico State Game Commission.

Online License Sales

Click the image below to immediately reach our Online Licensing System website.

Click here to access the New Mexico Department of Game & Fish Online Licensing System : » Purchase/Print a License » Get your Customer ID# » Report a Harvest » Apply for Draw Hunts » Look Up Draw Results » Print Free Permits » Enroll in a Class
Buy or print a license, get free permits, apply for draw hunts or check results with Customer Login.

Events Calendar

May
7
Thu
State Game Commission Public Meeting: Farmington @ Farmington Civic Center
May 7 @ 9:00 am

Visit Commission Meetings & Agendas for more information.

Jun
6
Sat
National Fishing Day (Free Fishing Day)
Jun 6 all-day

Free Fishing Day

Whether you feel like testing the waters for the first time or you are an old hand at fishing, Saturday, June 6, is the perfect time to get out and make a cast or two at lakes and streams across New Mexico.

All anglers, residents and nonresidents may fish free on public waters statewide. On this special day, no one needs a license or stamp, although bag limits and all other fishing rules apply.

See the 2015-2016 New Mexico Fishing Rules & Info in publications.

Jun
13
Sat
State Game Commission Public Meeting: Taos @ UNM Taos Harwood Museum of Art, Arthur Bell Auditorium
Jun 13 @ 9:00 am

Visit Commission Meetings & Agendas for more information.

Aug
15
Sat
New Mexico Outdoor Expo 2015 – Day 1 @ Shooting Range Park
Aug 15 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm

New Mexico Outdoor Expo 2015

Event Dates:
Day 1: Aug 15 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm

Day 2: Aug 16 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

Fun for the Entire Family!

Free events include catfish pond, firearm and archery target shooting, spin casting, fly tying, climbing wall, kayak instruction, exhibits and much more. Learn from experts how to improve your fishing, shooting and outdoor skills. Keep the dates open and watch for more information this spring: www.wildlife.state.nm.us.

Check back in future for additional details.

Icon of New Mexico Outdoor Expo 2015 Handbill New Mexico Outdoor Expo 2015 Handbill

Aug
16
Sun
New Mexico Outdoor Expo 2015 – Day 2 @ Shooting Range Park
Aug 16 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

New Mexico Outdoor Expo 2015

Event Dates:
Day 1: Aug 15 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm

Day 2: Aug 16 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

Fun for the Entire Family!

Free events include catfish pond, firearm and archery target shooting, spin casting, fly tying, climbing wall, kayak instruction, exhibits and much more. Learn from experts how to improve your fishing, shooting and outdoor skills. Keep the dates open and watch for more information this spring: www.wildlife.state.nm.us.

Check back in future for additional details.

Icon of New Mexico Outdoor Expo 2015 Handbill New Mexico Outdoor Expo 2015 Handbill

Aug
27
Thu
State Game Commission Public Meeting: Santa Fe @ SFCC Board Room
Aug 27 @ 9:00 am

Visit Commission Meetings & Agendas for more information.

Sep
1
Tue
Season: Dusky (Blue) Grouse, Squirrel
Sep 1 all-day

The 2015-2016 season for dusky (blue) grouse and squirrel begins. (See the 2015-2016 Hunting Rules and Guidebook).

Sunrise and Sunset (MST) at Albuquerque, NM
Add one minute for each 12 miles west of Albuquerque. Subtract one minute for each 12 miles east of Albuquerque. Mountain Standard Time (MST) changes to Mountain Daylight Time (MDT) beginning March 10, 2014 at 2 a.m. and ends November 4, 2014 at 2 a.m.(Source: http://www.timeanddate.com/worldclock/usa/albuquerque).

Season: Fall Archery-Only Turkey
Sep 1 all-day

Fall archery-only turkey season begins. See the 2015-2016 New Mexico Hunting Rules & Info booklet.


Recent News Releases

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New Mexico Wildlife

New Mexico Wildlife - News Magazine from NM Game & Fish Fall 2014

Click Here for the new 12-page issue or visit our Publications page to read back issues.