Jan
25
Tue
Big Game Draw 2022 – Meet the Bear Biologist @ Virtual
Jan 25 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm

Have you thought about applying for the 2022 big game draw? The Department is working on an entire series with everything you need to know when applying.

We will meet virtually every week, sometimes multiple times a week, to discuss the draw, how to apply, options for hunter education and reading the draw odds report. We will also have our big game biologists on hand to answer questions.

In this session: Rick Winslow, bear and cougar biologist, will be on hand to answer your questions about applying for the Bear Draw as well as over-the-counter opportunities. Don’t forget that the deadline for applying for the bear and turkey deadline is February 12 at 5:00 p.m. Click here to register.

Please register online and send us your questions through email (tristanna.bickford@state.nm.us).

Register in advance for this webinar:
https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_MdPDn-b_SjizuMKeknyu-A

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

Send us your questions through email (tristanna.bickford@state.nm.us).

Jan
28
Fri
Beast Feast 2022 @ New Covenant Church
Jan 28 @ 4:00 pm

NMDGF will be at on-site at this event with both an archery trailer and a general information booth.
Tickets can be purchased at nmmenofhonor.com.

Beast Feast 2022

Feb
1
Tue
Wild Turkey Presentation @ Shady Lakes
Feb 1 all-day

NMDGF will be giving a presentation on wild turkeys to participants of the Nature Ninos program. This is closed to the general public and available to those registered with the program.

Event closed to the public.

Meeting Regarding the Wildlife Corridors Act Plan @ Virtrual
Feb 1 @ 6:00 pm
Feb
2
Wed
Big Game Draw 2022 – Meet the Turkey Biologist @ Virtual
Feb 2 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm

Have you thought about applying for the 2022 big game draw? The Department is working on an entire series with everything you need to know when applying.

We will meet virtually every week, sometimes multiple times a week, to discuss the draw, how to apply, options for hunter education and reading the draw odds report. We will also have our big game biologists on hand to answer questions.

In this session: Casey Cardinal, resident bird biologist, will be on hand to answer your questions about applying for the Turkey Draw as well as over-the-counter opportunities. Don’t forget that the deadline for applying for the bear and cougar turkey deadline is February 12 at 5:00 p.m.

Please register online and send us your questions through email (tristanna.bickford@state.nm.us).

Register in advance for this webinar:
https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_5swWJCwdQ0iL1OtY99yqVg

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

Send us your questions through email (tristanna.bickford@state.nm.us).

Feb
3
Thu
Meeting Regarding the Wildlife Corridors Act Plan @ Virtrual
Feb 3 @ 6:00 pm
Feb
4
Fri
Wildlife Presentation @ Kirtland Middle School
Feb 4 all-day

NMDGF will be talking about wildlife to students at Kirtland Middle School. This event is closed to the public.

Event closed to the public.

Feb
7
Mon
Big Game Draw 2022 – Access is the Key! @ Virtual
Feb 7 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm

Have you thought about applying for the 2022 big game draw? The Department is working on an entire series with everything you need to know when applying.

We will meet virtually every week, sometimes multiple times a week, to discuss the draw, how to apply, options for hunter education and reading the draw odds report. We will also have our big game biologists on hand to answer questions.

In this session: Rex Martensen, private lands coordinator, will be on joining us to talk about land status in New Mexico and the programs the Department has to help access private lands.

Please register online and send us your questions through email (tristanna.bickford@state.nm.us).

Register in advance for this webinar:
https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_SAjV6TkDQ9WZ0la-zqWOUQ

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

Send us your questions through email (tristanna.bickford@state.nm.us).

Feb
9
Wed
Deadline: 2022 Bear & Turkey Draw Permit Application
Feb 9 @ 5:00 pm

Deadline to apply for bear and turkey draw permits. Applications must be completed before 5 p.m. Mountain Standard Time (MST).

2022-23 New Mexico Hunting Rules & Info Book


Fecha límite para solicitar permisos para oso y pavo por sorteo. Las solicitudes se deben completar antes de las 5 p. m. Hora estándar de las montañas (MST).

2022-23 NM Cacería Reglas e Información

Big Game Draw 2022 – Meet the Elk Biologist @ Virtual
Feb 9 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm

Have you thought about applying for the 2022 big game draw? The Department is working on an entire series with everything you need to know when applying.

We will meet virtually every week, sometimes multiple times a week, to discuss the draw, how to apply, options for hunter education and reading the draw odds report. We will also have our big game biologists on hand to answer questions.

In this session: Travis Zaffarano, elk program manager, will be on hand to answer questions about applying for and hunting elk in New Mexico.

Please register online and send us your questions through email (tristanna.bickford@state.nm.us).

Register in advance for this webinar:
https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_lozMZ-6-QMeacbb7UkU2kQ

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

Send us your questions through email (tristanna.bickford@state.nm.us).

Feb
10
Thu
School workshops @ Monte del Sol Charter School
Feb 10 – Feb 11 all-day

This event is for the Monte del Sol Charter School Biology class. On Feb. 10 there will be a one hour workshop for each class. We will be learning about the fish of New Mexico, gear safety, gear preparation and casting. On Feb. 11 we will be doing a fish dissection class.

Event closed to the public.

Feb
11
Fri
Wild Turkey Presentation @ Cleveland High School
Feb 11 all-day

NMDGF will be giving two presentations to Cleveland High School wildlife students about wild turkeys.

Event closed to the public.

Feb
15
Tue
Deadline: 2021–2022 Harvest Reports
Feb 15 all-day

Deadline to submit 2021–22 harvest reports for deer, elk, pronghorn and turkey license holders. Reports can be submitted online or by telephone. Late fees apply after this date.

2022-23 New Mexico Hunting Rules & Info Book


Fecha límite para que los titulares de licencias para venado, uapití, berrendo y pavo presenten informes de cosecha 2021–2022. Los informes se pueden enviar en línea o por teléfono. Se aplican tarifas por pago atrasado después de esta fecha.

2022-23 NM Cacería Reglas e Información

Outdoor Club @ Wood Gormley Ele. School, Santa Fe,
Feb 15 all-day

NMDGF will be participating with Wood Gormley Outdoor Club with aquatic education activities, to incthere lude putting a fishing rig together, casting skills and knot tying.

Event closed to the public.

Feb
16
Wed
Early Results 2022 Bear & Turkey Draw Permits
Feb 16 @ 6:00 am

Update: We will be releasing draw results for bear and turkey permits February 16th at 6 am (a week early).

Results for 2022 bear and turkey draw permits available online and telephone and at NMDGF offices. Permits will be available in the E-Tag app and can be printed on standard paper after the appropriate license(s) are purchased.

2022-23 New Mexico Hunting Rules & Info Book


Los resultados de los permisos para oso y pavo por sorteo están disponibles en línea, por teléfono y en las oficinas del NMDGF. Los permisos estarán disponibles en la aplicación E-Tag y se pueden imprimir en papel estándar después de la compra de las licencias correspondientes.

2022-23 NM Cacería Reglas e Información

Big Game Draw 2022 – Meet the Deer Biologist @ Virtual
Feb 16 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm

Have you thought about applying for the 2022 big game draw? The Department is working on an entire series with everything you need to know when applying.

We will meet virtually every week, sometimes multiple times a week, to discuss the draw, how to apply, options for hunter education and reading the draw odds report. We will also have our big game biologists on hand to answer questions.

In this session: Orrin Duvuvuei, deer program manager, will be on hand to answer questions about applying for and hunting deer in New Mexico.

Please register online and send us your questions through email (tristanna.bickford@state.nm.us).

Register in advance for this webinar:
https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_VOjP0AhnSCy6ircdzqYWmg

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

Send us your questions through email (tristanna.bickford@state.nm.us).

Feb
17
Thu
Fly Tying @ Mandella International School
Feb 17 all-day

The NMDGF will be assisting Trout Unlimited, Truchas Chapter, with fly tying at Mandella International School.

Event closed to the public.

Feb
18
Fri
Elk Presentation @ Cleveland High School
Feb 18 all-day

NMDGF will be giving two presentations to Cleveland High School wildlife students about elk.

Event closed to the public.

Feb
19
Sat
Dogs! A Science Tail @ NM Museum of Natural History & Science
Feb 19 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm

NMDGF will work a booth to talk about some wild canid species in NM.

Event is open to the public. Please contact the NM Museum of Natrual History & Sciences for entrance costs into the museum.

Feb
21
Mon
Big Game Draw 2022 – It’s in the reports! @ Virtual
Feb 21 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm

Have you thought about applying for the 2022 big game draw? The Department is working on an entire series with everything you need to know when applying.

We will meet virtually every week, sometimes multiple times a week, to discuss the draw, how to apply, options for hunter education and reading the draw odds report. We will also have our big game biologists on hand to answer questions.

In this session: The Draw Odds Report and the Harvest Reports can help you apply for a big game hunt. Join Kevin Rodden, SW area biologist, to learn how to read the reports and use them for your benefit.

Please register online and send us your questions through email (tristanna.bickford@state.nm.us).

Register in advance for this webinar:
https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_2_XrFodqSFSTHn0y-MdYcg

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

Send us your questions through email (tristanna.bickford@state.nm.us).

Feb
23
Wed
Wildlife Talk @ Valencia High School
Feb 23 all-day

NMDGF will be talking about wildlife with students at Valencia High School.

Event closed to the public.

Big Game Draw 2022 – Meet the Pronghorn Biologist @ Virtual
Feb 23 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm

Have you thought about applying for the 2022 big game draw? The Department is working on an entire series with everything you need to know when applying.

We will meet virtually every week, sometimes multiple times a week, to discuss the draw, how to apply, options for hunter education and reading the draw odds report. We will also have our big game biologists on hand to answer questions.

In this session: Tony Opatz, pronghorn biologist, will be on hand to answer questions about applying for and hunting pronghorn in New Mexico.

Please register online and send us your questions through email (tristanna.bickford@state.nm.us).

Register in advance for this webinar:
https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_t3hhHFFGR9CyIGmAHIJ-VQ

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

Send us your questions through email (tristanna.bickford@state.nm.us).

Mar
1
Tue
Big Game Scoring @ Shady Lakes
Mar 1 all-day

NMDGF will be showing youth of the Nature Ninos program how to score big game heads by using a tape measure and using math. This is closed to the general public and available to those registered with the program.

Event closed to the public.

NASP 2022 New Mexico Virtual State Championship @ Virtual
Mar 1 – Apr 2 all-day

NASP 2022 NM State Championship Flier

Registration February 1st, 2022 – April 2nd, 2022; Registration fee: $ 3.00 per shooter.,

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. Only one team per school is allowed.