Sep
2
Wed
Instructor Workshops, Hunter Education
Sep 2 – Sep 19 all-day

Becoming a certified hunter and/or bowhunter instructor with the department is EASY!

See the Hunter Education Instructor page.

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.

May
1
Sat
Virtual Archery New Mexico Challenge Series @ Virtual
May 1 – Jul 31 all-day

Participation information can be found at: https://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
15
Sat
Outdoor Adventure Day @ Shady Lakes
Jan 15 all-day

The NMDGF Aquatic / Archery Education will be participating in an outdoor experience for 35 disadvantaged Native and Latino students. The students will be participating in six outdoor stations in conjunction with the NMWF. All participants have never fished, or shot with a bow and arrow, and will be introduced to six outdoor station activities.

Event closed to the public.

Jan
25
Tue
Science Fair @ Cleveland High School
Jan 25 all-day

NMDGF will be on hand to help rate/grade projects at Cleveland High School’s Research EXPO and to ask questions of students’ projects.

Event closed to the public.

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.

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
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
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
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
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.

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.

Mar
3
Thu
Outdoor Day for Disadvantaged Youth @ Tree's Lake, Deming
Mar 3 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm

The NMDGF aquatic education and archery coordinators, Dennis Segura and Bruce Atencio, will be participating in the March 5, Deming Tree’s Lake Outdoor Day. The participants are disadvantaged youth, most of which have never fished, or participated in archery. There will be an estimated 75 youth participating.

Event open to the public. Participants must register before March 5 to participate.

Mar
15
Tue
Habitat Stamp Program Public Meeting @ Virtual Meeting
Mar 15 @ 5:30 pm

You are invited to a Zoom webinar.

Register in advance for this webinar:

https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_QvVVqB8LS7ueJAK8hAnGZQ

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

Mar
19
Sat
Dogs! A Science Tail @ NM Museum of Natural History & Science
Mar 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.

Mar
23
Wed
Wildlife Presentation @ Carroll Elementary
Mar 23 all-day

NMDGF will be giving wildlife presentations to K-2 grade at WD Carroll Elementary School in Bernalillo. This event is closed to the public.

Event closed to the public.

Statewide Fisheries Management Plan @ Public Meetings
Mar 23 @ 6:00 pm

For details see: Statewide Fisheries Management Plan topic of public meetings.

Two virtual meetings will be conducted to gather public comment:

Mar
24
Thu
Statewide Fisheries Management Plan @ Public Meetings
Mar 24 @ 6:00 pm

For details see: Statewide Fisheries Management Plan topic of public meetings.

Two virtual meetings will be conducted to gather public comment:

Apr
14
Thu
School Fishing Day @ Eagle Nest Elementary
Apr 14 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm

The NMDGF Aquatic Education Program will be providing equipment, bait and tackle for fishing with 44, K – 2nd Grade students, assisted by chaperones & teachers at Eagle Nest Lake. The fishing trip is a school sponsored event with the help of NMDGF.

Event closed to the public.

Apr
19
Tue
Game & Fish Officer Career & Laws Presentation, Trout of NM Presentation @ Emerson Elementary
Apr 19 all-day

NMDGF will be talking to students about a Game & Fish Officer Career & Laws along with a presentation on the trout species of New Mexico.

Event closed to the public.