Threatened & Endangered Species

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Recovery Plans, Reports, Reviews

Bison-M lists wildlife species designated as Threatened & Endangered under the New Mexico Wildlife Conservation ActThe Department of Game and Fish is directed under the New Mexico Wildlife Conservation Act (WCA) to develop recovery plans for species listed by the state of New Mexico as threatened or endangered. [17-2-40.1 NMSA 1978]. The current list of wildlife species designated as threatened and endangered under the New Mexico Wildlife Conservation Act can be found on Bison-M


Recovery Plans

New! The New Mexico Department of Game and Fish announces the completion and approval of recovery plans for Gould’s turkey and Gila monster. Copies of the plans may be obtained on the Department’s website or by contacting the Recovery Coordinator, John Bulger, at 505-476-8106 or

Desert Foxes- Conservation page New Mexico Game & Fish

Public Participation Policy: Learn how to help the Department recover threatened and endangered species:

Recovery Plan Public Participation Policy Revised-4-28

White-tailed Ptarmigan Recovery Plan

Visit these website pages with Species Plans & Projects for:
Amphibians and Reptiles