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.

Jan
15
Fri
State Game Commission Public Meeting @ Virtual Meeting
Jan 15 @ 9:00 am

Visit Commission Meetings & Agendas for more information.

Feb
3
Wed
NMDGF Law Enforcement Q&A: Vocational Rehabilitation Transition Services @ Webinar
Feb 3 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Join us for this special opportunity for students to engage in vocational conversation with law enforcement officers from the New Mexico Department of Game and Fish. Ask questions important to your transition and career plans in conservation, law enforcement, and/or wildlife management at this one-time event.

Registration closes January 29, 2021.

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.

Mar
22
Mon
State Game Commission Special Public Meeting @ Virtual Meeting
Mar 22 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Visit Commission Meetings & Agendas for more information.

Apr
7
Wed
State Game Commission Public Meeting @ Virtual Meeting
Apr 7 @ 9:00 am

Visit Commission Meetings & Agendas for more information.

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

May
21
Fri
State Game Commission Public Meeting @ Virtual Meeting
May 21 @ 8:30 am

Visit Commission Meetings & Agendas for more information.

Jun
18
Fri
State Game Commission Public Meeting @ New Mexico State Capitol
Jun 18 @ 9:00 am

See news release Game Commission to meet June 18, or visit Commission Meetings & Agendas for more information.

Aug
12
Thu
State Game Commission Public Meeting @ Virtual Meeting
Aug 12 @ 9:00 am

Register in advance for this webinar:
https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_5I9Cc5xZTza5zup9-nuTtA

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

Visit Commission Meetings & Agendas for more information.

 

Oct
1
Fri
State Game Commission Special Meeting @ Virtual Meeting
Oct 1 @ 9:00 am
Oct
22
Fri
State Game Commission Public Meeting @ New Mexico State University Fulton Center
Oct 22 @ 9:00 am

Visit Commission Meetings & Agendas for more information.

Nov
15
Mon
State Game Commission Public Meeting @ Hybrid Meeting / Albuquerque
Nov 15 @ 9:00 am

Visit Commission Meetings & Agendas for more information.

Jan
14
Fri
State Game Commission Public Meeting (Cancelled) @ Virtual Meeting
Jan 14 @ 9:00 am

Visit Commission Meetings & Agendas for more information.

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
18
Tue
January Ladies’ Social Hour @ Virtual
Jan 18 @ 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm

Join us for our next Ladies’ Social Hour scheduled for January 18, 2022, at 5:30 p.m.

Have you ever wondered how the Department sets hunt dates, harvest limits and overall hunt structure?

2022 is a big year for hunting in New Mexico. The Department and State Game Commission will be reviewing nine rules that oversee big game hunting. It is an excellent time for everyone to get involved. We will give you the meat and potatoes for the rule-setting process during the January session.

Register in advance for this meeting:
https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZcsd-ivrTMtH9czKBcrLIv3VojVMr2YCWvU

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

You can also view previous social hours on the Department’s YouTube page.

Jan
21
Fri
Hunter Education Courses
Jan 21 – Feb 20 all-day

Keep checking for updates to our hunter and bowhunter education course schedule. Courses are added to the class list as we hear from our volunteer instructors. See Courses & How-to-Register.

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.

Meeting Regarding the Wildlife Corridors Act Plan @ Virtrual
Feb 1 @ 6:00 pm
Feb
3
Thu
Meeting Regarding the Wildlife Corridors Act Plan @ Virtrual
Feb 3 @ 6:00 pm
Feb
5
Sat
Dogs! A Science Tail @ NM Museum of Natural History & Science
Feb 5 all-day

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
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
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.