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Shotgun Open House @ Albuquerque Trap Club
May 5 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
Swing by and experience Wing-shooting (a.k.a. 5-Stand) at this free event 10 a.m.–3 p.m., Saturday, May 5, 2018 at the Albuquerque Trap Club, 9617 Broadway Blvd SE, Albuquerque, NM 87105.
• NRA Shotgun Instructors available onsite
• Learn and practice shotgun shooting related to hunting
• Discover the Albuquerque Trap Club
• Shotguns, ammunition and targets provided by New Mexico Department of Game and Fish
• Door prizes
• Concessions by Rio Rancho High School trap teams


For information, please contact the Department toll-free, (888) 248-6866.

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Public Meeting Proposed Changes: Barbary sheep, oryx, Persian ibex rule
May 7 – May 9 all-day

See news release for details: Barbary sheep, oryx, Persian ibex rule changes topic of public meetings.

Las Cruces: 6 to 7 p.m. May 7 at the Department of Game and Fish office, 2715 Northrise Drive.
Roswell: 6 to 7 p.m. May 8 at the Department of Game and Fish office, 1912 W. Second Street.
Albuquerque: 6 to 7 p.m. May 9 at the Department of Game and Fish office, 3841 Midway Place, NE.

New Recruits – Game & Fish Wardens
May 14 @ 12:00 am – May 25 @ 11:59 pm

Train for approximately one year to become a commissioned Conservation Officer (Fish and Game Warden) for the State of New Mexico. The training and law enforcement assistance provided is specific to managing the wildlife resources of the State. For more information visit the Careers in Enforcement page.

Free Fishing Day 2018
Jun 2 all-day

New Mexico Free Fishing Day. Fish without a license (all other fishing rules apply). Find a fishing hole near you.

E-PLUS Landowner Lists
Jun 8 @ 2:00 pm

June 8 @ 2 pm check the E-PLUS webpage for the SCR draw results and the complete lists of all properties that were issued private land elk authorizations inside the COER. See E-PLUS SCR Landowner List 2018-19 and E-PLUS Landowner List 2018-19.

Hunter Education Course Schedule
Jun 16 – Sep 15 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.

OHV Safety Class Schedule
Jun 16 – Aug 11 all-day

Check the Off-Highway Vehicle Calendar for new & updated available class dates.