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Information, Jason Amaro, New Mexico -

The Big-Game Draw in New Mexico was full of ups and downs this year; we had a peek into the results via a backdoor issue that caused some to be hopeful and caused others to be scrambling for something to hunt.  For those that didn’t draw a tag, New Mexico has plenty of opportunities for those looking for a hunt.  The options are pretty straight forward: Youth Encouragement Tags – Offered to NM Youth who successfully submitted any application but didn’t draw.  After the 14 days the tags are open to any eligible youth hunter, these are Elk only tags. ...

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Well, the final piece of the tag equation has been released; it is for kids that didn’t draw anything.  These can be great tags for kids. Make sure you understand the rules of the game and you should be able to get a tag if you are interested.                                                - Jason “The New Mexico Sportsman” Amaro     FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE, JULY 10, 2012: MORE THAN 2,000 ELK LICENSES FOR YOUTHS GO ON SALE JULY 18YOUNG WILDLIFE USUALLY...

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Hurry up and wait that is the next step! The list of “Secondary Sale Tags” has been released and it looks like there are quite a few good hunts left.  Most of the tags are deer tags but there are a few Antelope, Elk, Javelina tags left and there is even 1 Oryx tag left over. You can see the list by following this link: http://www.wildlife.state.nm.us/documents/UNDERFULFILLEDHUNTS-rev.pdf Remember the tags go on sale July 9th, make sure you have a plan; these tags are going to move quickly. So, there you have it, NO EXCUSES for not hunting this year, there...

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    If you have been tracking the entire Big-Game Draw in New Mexico you have probably gathered that there have been a few changes. Some major and some that have flown under the radar. Well, it looks like my radar caught another, non-documented change. I am not sure where this change came from but it is going to happen. I have confirmed it with two sources. For the first 24 hours of the left-over tag sale, which will happen on July 11th (there was a typo, in the original release) will be for residents ONLY. After that it is...

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