States Guidance - New Mexico Fish and Game

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87507 Santa Fe
Phone: (505) 476-8000


New Mexico Hunting, Fishing & Boating

The New Mexico Department of Fish & Game is the state agency responsible for wildlife conservation, wildlife protection, habitat management, information & education in New Mexico.

The primary duties of the New Mexico Department of Fish & Game is:

  • To manage and protect wildlife in New Mexico
  • To manage wildlife habitat
  • To educate the public on wildlife and safe hunting practices
  • Set hunting and fishing seasons and creel limits
  • Issuing hunting and fishing licenses
  • Set hunting & fishing regulations in New Mexico
  • Conduct tests for wildlife disease
  • Animal Reintroduction


New Mexico Department of Fish & Game Services: