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State Game and Fish Department Planning Roadblocks

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — As hunting season begins this fall, roadblocks will be used to collect wildlife harvest data and catch game-law violators

The New Mexico Department of Game and Fish will be conducting roadblocks throughout the state this fall to collect wildlife harvest data and to apprehend game-law violators, The Raton Range reported.

The newspaper said Game and Fish personnel might be assisted by other law enforcement agencies such as the U.S. Forest Service, the federal Bureau of Land Management, State Police or local sheriff’s departments.

They will be checking for compliance with hunting regulations, registration requirements and safety provisions of the Off Highway Motor Vehicle Act, and drivers of vehicles hauling wood products will be asked to produce documentation as required by the Forestry Conservation Act, The Range reported.





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