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Career Advancement 

Last Updated: 05/02/2011

Promoted from District Officer to Field Supervisor

Officer Matthews (left) ready for wilderness patrol with another conservation officer
Officer Matthews (left) ready for wilderness patrol

Name:

Mike Matthews

Position:

Silver City District Supervisor

Special Area of Responsibility/Game Mgmt Units:  

GMU’s 23, 24, 25, 26, 27,16B

Education:

BS from NMSU

Length of Service:

14 years

Specialty or Interest:

Lion and Bear depredations and w wilderness horseback patrols and work

Current Projects/Assignments:

Silver City deer management, Bayard Javalina trapping, Gila Wilderness cabin maintenance

Best Thing About the Job: 

The variety of work that happens all in one day

Most Common Question People Have:

How’s the fishing?

Answer:

Great, because fishing is always better than working

Contact Information (email & Dept. phone):  

Call 575-388-8299 or email mike.matthews@state.nm.us.

 

 

 

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