Dec
6
Fri
Fishing Workshops and Clinics: ABQ Public Schools @ Tingley Beach
Dec 6 all-day

This event is sponsored by the Albuquerque Public Schools and Sandia High School. Workshops well be conducted on Tuesday and Wednesday and the fishing clinics will occur on Thursday and Friday. During the workshops we’ll cover knots, safety, fishing rules and regulations, equipment and casting. This event is closed to the public and only open for the participating school.

Contact organizer for time and location.

Dec
7
Sat
Girl Scouts Fishing Clinic @ Las Cruces
Dec 7 all-day

This clinic is sponsored by the Las Cruces area Girl Scouts. We will begin the clinic with a lesson on fish biology including proper fish handling techniques. This will be followed with a lesson on knots, equipment assembly, hook safety, casting and baits. The scouts and their families will spend the rest of the day fishing. This event is closed to the public and is only for this group.

Contact organizer for time and location.

Hunter Education Course Schedule
Dec 7 2019 – Dec 5 2020 all-day

Check the Hunter Education Course Schedule for new & updated class dates for Hunter Education, Field Day/Live Fire, and Bowhunter Education.  We also offer online course options for New Mexico residents 11 years of age or older.

Dec
9
Mon
Trout in the Classroom @ Santa Fe
Dec 9 all-day

This workshop is in support of Trout in the Classroom. We will begin the workshop with a discussion on habitat and water quality. The students will assist in aquarium setup, developing proper feeding schedules and will learn how to complete water quality tests. This event is not open to the public and is only for students of this school.

Contact organizer for time and location.

Dec
11
Wed
Off-Highway Vehicle Advisory Board Meeting @ NMDGF
Dec 11 @ 5:30 pm – 8:00 pm

The New Mexico Department of Game and Fish Off-Highway Vehicle Advisory Board will meet in public session to hear the following: OHV budget update, general program update, OHV education update, OHV law enforcement update and to establish dates for the next advisory board meeting. The Department’s Off-Highway Vehicle Program has an annual budget funded by revenue generated from the Trail Safety Fund. The OHV Act required the creation of the Trail Safety Fund, which generates revenue from OHV registrations fees. The OHV Advisory Board was established to advise the Department of Game and Fish on matters related to administration of the OHV Act. The board consists of seven members appointed by the governor to two-year terms.

No registration is required; if attending the meeting please arrive before 5:30 P.M.

Dec
12
Thu
Fishing Workshop and Clinic @ Truth or Consequences
Dec 12 all-day

This event is sponsored by the Truth or Consequences Public Schools. The classroom workshop will begin with a game called “Who’s responsible for the fish?”. This will be followed with a lesson on hook safety, knots and equipment assembly. The fishing clinic will be held at Elephant Butte Lake. At the lake, we’ll begin with a review on hook safety and knots followed by casting and baits. We will practice catch and release; however, two fish will be kept and used for a fish dissection lesson that is normally conducted sometime after lunch. This is event is closed to the public and only for the participating school.

Contact organizer for time and location.

Dec
13
Fri
Fishing Workshop and Clinic @ Truth or Consequences
Dec 13 all-day

This event is sponsored by the Truth or Consequences Public Schools. The classroom workshop will begin with a game called “Who’s responsible for the fish?”. This will be followed with a lesson on hook safety, knots and equipment assembly. The fishing clinic will be held at Elephant Butte Lake. At the lake, we’ll begin with a review on hook safety and knots followed by casting and baits. We will practice catch and release; however, two fish will be kept and used for a fish dissection lesson that is normally conducted sometime after lunch. This is event is closed to the public and only for the participating school.

Contact organizer for time and location.

Dec
14
Sat
Girl Scouts Fishing Clinic @ Hobbs
Dec 14 all-day

This clinic is sponsored by the Hobbs area Girl Scouts. The clinic will begin with a lesson on fish biology to include proper fish handling techniques. This will be followed with a lesson on knots, equipment assembly, hook safety, casting and baits. The scouts and their families will spend the rest of the day fishing. This event is closed to the public and only for the participating group.

Contact organizer for time and location.