Nov
17
Tue
Ladies’ Social Hour @ Virtual
Nov 17 @ 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm

Hunting seasons are underway and the holidays are quickly approaching. Join Jennifer, Jessica and Tristanna for the 6th Ladies’ Social Hour. For this session, we will provide tips and training on tracking an animal following a shot, discuss and share holiday wild game recipes and safe wildlife viewing opportunities you can enjoy over the holidays

Register in advance for this webinar: https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_hGUHR71dTqmGHvJ1W7f00A.

After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the webinar. You can respond to our social media post with topics of interest and questions or send an email to Jessica Fisher jessica.fisher@state.nm.us, Jennifer Morgan jennifer.morgan@state.nm.us or Tristanna Bickford

Nov
21
Sat
Catfishin’ Fun Presentation @ Bosque del Apache Festival of the Cranes Virtual Event
Nov 21 @ 3:00 pm

NMDGF staff and USFWS LE will be giving information (virtually) on catfishing to include licenses information, biology, possible areas to fish and methods. This event is open to the public and more information can be found at https://friendsofbosquedelapache.org/festival-of-the-cranes/.

 

Nov
23
Mon
Career as a Conservation Officer @ Virtual Presentation / Cleveland High School
Nov 23 – Nov 24 all-day

NMDGF will be giving two virtual presentations to Cleveland High School on a career as a Conservation Officer. This event is not open to the public.

Dec
3
Thu
Fisheries Monitoring Virtual Field Trip @ Zoom Virtual Classes performed on Rio Grande in Albuquerque
Dec 3 all-day

9 a.m.-10 a.m., 10:30 a.m.-11:30 a.m. River Source will work with students to run a virtual field trip on the Rio Grande during 2 virtual field trips. 30 students(Bosque School). In this session students will learn how to collect data and follow proper protocol to collect accurate data and detemine the potential impacts to fisheries based on water quality standards and fish health. Staffing is provided by Department contractor, Richard Schrader and Carlos Herrera. This event is closed to the public.

 

Dec
4
Fri
Fisheries Monitoring Virtual Field Trip @ Zoom Virtual Classes performed on Rio Grande in Albuquerque
Dec 4 all-day

9 a.m.-10 a.m., 10:30 a.m.-11:30 a.m. River Source will work with students to run a virtual field trip on the Rio Grande during 2 virtual field trips. 30 students(Bosque School). In this session students will learn how to collect data and follow proper protocol to collect accurate data and detemine the potential impacts to fisheries based on water quality standards and fish health. Staffing is provided by Department contractor, Richard Schrader and Carlos Herrera. This event is closed to the public.

 

Fisheries Monitoring Virtual Field Trip @ Zoom Virtual Classes
Dec 4 all-day

8 AM-9A, 9 AM-10AM
River Source will work with students to run two virtual classroom/fields using fisheries monitoring and watershed health curriculum on the Santa Fe River.
Approximately 30 students will participate in the event. Staffing is provided by a Department contractor, Richard Schrader and Carlos Herrera. This is event is closed to public.

 

Fisheries Monitoring Virtual Field Trip @ Virtual Classroom with Santa Fe School for the Arts
Dec 4 all-day

River Source will work with students to run two virtual classroom/fields using fisheries monitoring and watershed health curriculum on the Santa Fe River.

Approximately 25 students. This event is closed to the public.
Staffing is provided by Department contractor, Richard Schrader, David Fay and Carlos Herrera.

Dec
8
Tue
Fisheries Monitoring Virtual Field Trip @ Zoom Virtual Classes
Dec 8 all-day

8 AM-9A, 9 AM-10AM
River Source will work with students to run two virtual classroom/fields using fisheries monitoring and watershed health curriculum on the Santa Fe River.
Approximately 30 students will participate in the event. Staffing is provided by a Department contractor, Richard Schrader and Carlos Herrera. This is event is closed to public.

 

Dec
14
Mon
Fisheries Monitoring Virtual Field Trip @ Virtual Classroom with Santa Fe School for the Arts
Dec 14 all-day

River Source will work with students to run two virtual classroom/fields using fisheries monitoring and watershed health curriculum on the Santa Fe River.

Approximately 25 students. This event is closed to the public.
Staffing is provided by Department contractor, Richard Schrader, David Fay and Carlos Herrera.

Jan
1
Fri
Virtual Archery New Mexico Challenge Series @ Virtual
Jan 1 – Jul 31 all-day

Participation information can be found at: http://www.wildlife.state.nm.us/education/archery/virtual-challenge/

To qualify for certificates: submit scores by the end of the month – January – July 2021. To earn the series challenge coin: Completed 5 of the 7 monthly challenges.

Series Rules for the Virtual Challenge Series
Safety Protocols for the Challenge Series

Jan
19
Tue
Ladies’ Social Hour @ Virtual
Jan 19 @ 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm

The success of New Mexico’s bighorn sheep program has created expanded opportunities for both wildlife viewers and hunters. Caitlin Ruhl, bighorn sheep program manager, will talk about bighorn sheep and how the New Mexico Department of Game and Fish manages populations across the state.

We will also talk about the importance of taking hunter education and how to get you or your kids into a class.

Register in advance for this meeting: https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZclcuuqqTMiG9OrXlFNX-S1t6o6BHubZHNz.

After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the webinar.

You can respond to our social media post with topics of interest and questions or send an email to Jessica Fisher

Feb
3
Wed
Wild Turkeys 101 @ Virtual / Cleveland High School
Feb 3 – Feb 4 all-day

NMDGF will be giving two Wild Turkeys 101 virtual presentations with Cleveland High School students. This event is closed to the public.

Feb
8
Mon
Hunter Education Course Schedule
Feb 8 – Feb 26 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.

Feb
10
Wed
Elk 101 @ Virtual / Cleveland High School
Feb 10 – Feb 11 all-day

NMDGF will be giving two Elk 101 virtual presentations to Cleveland High Schools students. This event is closed to the public and only open to Ms. Huey class.

Feb
16
Tue
Ladies’ Social Hour @ Virtual
Feb 16 @ 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm

Applications for the 2021 big game draw are open! Have questions before you apply? We will be available to answer your questions about the application process. Nicole Tatman, big game program manager, will also be on hand to answer questions about hunting wildlife species across the state.

To get us started email your questions to Jennifer, Jessica, Megan and/or Tristanna.

Register in advance for this meeting: https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZ0kc-ivrDIpHt1sx-nXXPj93QrWxmTjMlz9.

After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the webinar.

You can respond to our social media post with topics of interest and questions or send an email to Jessica Fisher.

Mar
16
Tue
Virtual Presentation @ Albuquerque Natural History Museum Volunteers
Mar 16 @ 10:30 am

NMDGF will be giving a virtual wildlife presentation to volunteers at the Albuquerque Natural History Museum. This event is not open to the public.

Apr
5
Mon
NASP 2021 New Mexico Virtual State Championship @ Virtual
Apr 5 – Apr 30 all-day

NASP 2021 NM State Championship FlIer

Registration opens March 1st, 2021 and closes April 30th, 2021 – (10 PM).

Go to www.nasptournament.org to register a team or individual.

Teams may consist of 12-24 archers which must include no fewer than four of each gender. Schools can have an unlimited number of individual participants.