Boating Under the Influence

BOOZE AND BOATING DO NOT MIX Boaters need to remember that booze and boating DO NOT mix. Alcohol impairs your ability to operate a vessel safely in the same way…

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Nevada Agencies Partner to Protect Wildlife In Lander County

LANDER COUNTY, NV: The State of Nevada – on behalf of the Nevada Department of Wildlife (NDOW) and Nevada Division of State Lands (NDSL) – is excited to announce that…

post March 16, 2022 Read More

Inspect your Boat before Heading Out on the Water

Nevada: It’s that time of the year again; temperatures are getting warmer, school is ending, and the summer boating season is rapidly approaching. If you are a boat owner, there…

post May 17, 2022 Read More

Nevada Senator Catherine Cortez Masto Cosponsors Bipartisan Bill to Galvanize Wildlife Conservation

Nevada: Nevada Senator Catherine Cortez Masto recently signed on as a cosponsor to the Recovering America’s Wildlife Act (RAWA). The bill is considered the most significant wildlife conservation bill in…

post May 10, 2022 Read More

Boating Accident at Topaz Ends in Tragedy

Reno, Nevada: A 32-year-old Reno man drowned on Topaz Lake Saturday after the boat he was on capsized in stormy conditions. Jacques “Jack” Castaneda was enjoying a day on the…

post May 10, 2022 Read More

Spring is here, and with it some very hungry bears

LAKE TAHOE INTERAGENCY BEAR TEAM PRESS RELEASE LAKE TAHOE, Calif./Nev., May 4, 2022 – The snow is melting in the Lake Tahoe region and a mild winter has given way…

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NDOW Donates Boat to Mineral County Search and Rescue

Mineral County, Nevada: The Nevada Department of Wildlife Law Enforcement Division has donated one of their patrol boats to the Mineral County Search and Rescue Team to help with rescues…

post May 4, 2022 Read More

Ron Lurie to Receive Wayne E. Kirch Conservation Award

Las Vegas, Nevada: Dedication to Nevada’s wildlife and a commitment to conservation will be honored during the June Wildlife Commission meeting in Elko when the late Ron Lurie of Las…

post May 4, 2022 Read More

Mule Deer Enhancement Program Subcommittees

Subcommittees are listed alphabetically by county. Click hyperlinks to view either the agenda of an upcoming meeting, minutes of a past meeting, or to watch recordings of the 2021 meetings….

post April 28, 2022 Read More

Nevada Shed Hunting Certificate

In 2021, the Nevada Legislature adopted the Nevada Antler Shed Hunting law. Under Nevada Administrative Code (NAC) 503.172, a person shall not take or gather shed antlers from or on…

post April 21, 2022 Read More