Deadline: 2021-22 Harvest Report (Avoid Application Rejection)
Apr 7 all-day

Deadline to submit 2021–22 harvest reports for Barbary sheep, ibex, javelina, oryx and trapper license holders to be eligible for big-game licenses. Results can be reported online or by telephone.

Failure to report for these species by this date will result in rejection of all applications. An $8 late fee applies after April 7, 2022. Remember to keep your confirmation number.

2022-23 New Mexico Hunting Rules & Info Book

Fecha límite para que los titulares de licencias para arruí, cabra montesa, pecarí, órix y de trampero presenten los informes de cosecha 2021–2022 para ser elegibles para las licencias de caza mayor. Los informes se pueden enviar en línea o por teléfono.

Si no se presenta informe para estas especies a más tardar en esta fecha, se rechazarán todas las solicitudes de participación en el sorteo. Se aplica una tarifa por pago atrasado de $8 después del 7 de abril de 2022. Recuerde conservar su número de confirmación.

2022-23 NM Cacería Reglas e Información

State Game Commission Public Meeting @ Santa Fe
Apr 11 @ 9:00 am

Visit Commission Meetings & Agendas for more information.

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.

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.

Early Results 2022 Big Game Draw License
Apr 20 all-day

2022-2023 Big Game Draw results are available now – one week early!

Big-game Draw License results available online, by telephone, or at NMDGF offices.

2022-23 New Mexico Hunting Rules & Info Book

Los resultados del Sorteo de Caza Mayor 2022-2023 están disponibles ahora – ¡una semana antes de lo esperado!

Los resultados de los sorteos de caza mayor están disponibles en línea, por teléfono o en las oficinas del NMDGF.

2022-23 NM Cacería Reglas e Información

Hunter Education Instructors
Apr 23 all-day

Upcoming Instructor Workshops and Program Events. See Workshop Calendar.

All-Terrain Vehicle (ATV) Safety Training @ Village of Los Lunas River Park
Apr 23 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm

The New Mexico Department of Game and Fish will offer a free off-highway vehicle (OHV) safety training to the public. Training machines and safety gear are available, no sharing. Each student must bring weather appropriate clothing (gloves, boots, long pants and long sleeved shirt), a snack or lunch, water and sunscreen. COVID precautions will be followed; COVID plan is available upon request from the OHV Ed Coordinator.

Students must have a customer identification number with the New Mexico Department of Game and Fish. All students must preregister to reserve a place in any class that is offered. To preregister or to get more information about classes offered please visit www.B4Uride.com or call Christopher Johnson, NMDGF OHV Ed Coordinator at (505) 222-4712.

School Workshops & Fishing Clinic @ Mesa View Elem
Apr 25 all-day

This event is for the Mesa View 1st grade class. The workshop will consist of safety, knots, gear, and casting, followed by fishing at the Riverwalk.

This event is closed to the public.