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NMDGF Commission News

The latest State Game Commission news from the New Mexico Department of Game & Fish.  Department-wide news can be found under Home → NMDGF News.

Game Commission to meet October 25 in Farmington

New Mexico Department of Game and Fish Public contact, Information Center: (888) 248-6866 Media contact, Tristanna Bickford: (505) 476-8027 tristanna.bickford@state.nm.us FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE, OCT. 15, 2019: Game Commission to meet October 25 in Farmington SANTA FE – The New Mexico State Game Commission will meet Friday, October 25, in Farmington. The meeting will be held from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Civic Center Exhibition Hall, located at 200 West Arrington Street, in Farmington. Agenda items include: Presentation on Recovering America’s Wildlife Act Fiscal Year 2019 Depredation and Nuisance Abatement Rule Update on the Mexican Gray Wolf program The full agenda and other information are available on the Department of Game and Fish website. The New Mexico State Game Commission meeting will be available to view via a live webcast on the Department’s website. The webcast can be accessed by clicking here. Webcast participants can listen to the meeting [...]

Game Commission to meet September 18 in Cloudcroft

New Mexico Department of Game and Fish Public contact, Information Center: (888) 248-6866 Media contact, Tristanna Bickford: (505) 476-8027 tristanna.bickford@state.nm.us FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE, SEPT. 10, 2019: Game Commission to meet September 18 in Cloudcroft SANTA FE – The New Mexico State Game Commission will meet Wednesday, September 18, in Cloudcroft for initial and subsequent discussions on multiple rules. The meeting will be held from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. at The Lodge, Pavilion Room, located at 601 Corona Place, in Cloudcroft. Agenda items include: Subsequent Discussions on the Bear and Cougar Rule and the Trapping and Furbearing Rule Initial Discussions on the Hunting and Fishing License Application Rule and the Game and Fish License/Permits Rule Presentation of the E-Tagging Mobile Application The full agenda and other information are available on the Department of Game and Fish website. The New Mexico State Game Commission meeting will be available to view via [...]

Game Commission to meet August 22 in Santa Fe

New Mexico Department of Game and Fish Public contact, Information Center: (888) 248-6866 Media contact, Tristanna Bickford: (505) 476-8027 tristanna.bickford@state.nm.us FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE, AUGUST 9, 2019: Game Commission to meet August 22 in Santa Fe SANTA FE – The New Mexico State Game Commission will meet Thursday, August 22, in Santa Fe to present the Department’s Fiscal Year 2021 budget and to continue discussions on the Bear and Cougar Rule. The meeting will be held from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the New Mexico State Capitol, Room 317, located at 490 Old Santa Fe Trail, in Santa Fe. Other agenda items include: Initial Discussion of the Fair Chase Rule Initial Discussion of the Trapping Rule Presentation of the E-Tagging Mobile Application The full agenda and other information are available on the Department of Game and Fish website. The New Mexico State Game Commission meeting will be available to view [...]

Game Commission to meet July 24 in Socorro

New Mexico Department of Game and Fish Public contact, Information Center: (888) 248-6866 Media contact, Tristanna Bickford: (505) 476-8027 tristanna.bickford@state.nm.us FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE, JULY 16, 2019: Game Commission to meet July 24 in Socorro SANTA FE – The New Mexico State Game Commission will meet Wednesday, July 24, in Socorro to initiate the bear and cougar rule and discuss landowner certification of the non-navigable waters rule. The meeting will be held from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. at New Mexico Tech Fidel Center located at 808 Olive Lane, in Socorro. Other agenda items include: A workshop, no commission action will be taken and no public comment will be taken during this agenda item: Update on the Mexico Gray Wolf program The Department’s organization and budget The Department’s draw allocation process Request to dispose of assets The full agenda and other information are available on the Department of Game and Fish [...]

Game Commission to meet June 14 in Albuquerque

New Mexico Department of Game and Fish Public contact, Information Center: (888) 248-6866 Media contact, Tristanna Bickford: (505) 476-8027 tristanna.bickford@state.nm.us FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE, JUNE 4, 2019: Game Commission to meet June 14 in Albuquerque SANTA FE – The New Mexico State Game Commission will meet Friday, June 14, in Albuquerque to elect chair and vice chair positions and initiate the 2019-2020 Migratory Bird Rule. The meeting will be held from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the New Mexico Department of Game and Fish Northwest Regional Office located at 7816 Alamo Road NW, in Albuquerque. Other agenda items include: Approve the Land Transfers of the Mesilla Valley Bosque Park and the Laguna del Campo Approve the 2021 Capital Outlay Request Review the Current Commission Meeting Schedule The full agenda and other information are available on the Department of Game and Fish website. The State Game Commission is composed of seven [...]