New Mexico Department of Wildlife

The New Mexico Department of Wildlife 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
1 Wildlife Way, Santa Fe, NM, 87507
(505) 476-8000