The Department offers numerous educational opportunities, including detailed Species Information, Wildlife Trunks for teachers and a variety of Wildlife Posters.
Wildlife Notes offer educational PDF’s on the wide variety of species that call New Mexico home. Select from the drop-down menus to download these printable pages to your local computer.
Brochures and Links
Elk Interactive Information [Flash]
See also Publications.
Wildlife critter boxes on a variety of species are available for loan to educators. Critter boxes often contain skulls, skeletal parts such as antlers, horns, etc., hides, scat, tracks, videos, children’s literature and a Teachers Guide. Contact Kevin or Colleen for information on the following critter boxes:
- Aquatic Bird Adaptations
- Bosque Mammals
- Desert Wildlife
- Forest Carnivores
- Kids-to-Hatcheries Educator’s Guide with supplemental materials kit: can be checked out from any State Fish Hatchery
- Rocky Mountain Wildlife
- Track Mold
Posters featuring various New Mexico wildlife species. For complete listings contact Kevin or Colleen.
New Mexico Wildlife Coloring Books: Written at about the 5th-grade reading level, the coloring books include professional black-line art of New Mexico wildlife and habitats along with the state map locator for each species.