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Recovering America’s Wildlife Act Passes Another Key Step

Nevada: With the approaching Earth Day celebration (Friday, April 22), Recovering America’s Wildlife Act (RAWA)—a bipartisan bill to enhance wildlife conservation in the United States—has passed another key step in…

post April 13, 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

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

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

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

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

Nevada Law Enforcement Agencies to Participate in Nationwide Crackdown on Boating Under the Influence

Nevada: Law enforcement officers across Nevada will be on heightened alert for those violating boating under the influence laws this weekend as part of Operation Dry Water, a nationally coordinated…

post June 28, 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

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 Board of Wildlife Commissioners Approves 2022 Big Game Quotas

Nevada: During the May 2022 Nevada Board of Wildlife Commissioners meeting, the nine-member, Governor-appointed board approved the 2022 big game harvest quotas. Each year, after substantial scientific input and deliberation…

post May 17, 2022 Read More