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Officer of the Month 

Last Updated: 01/06/2011

January 2012

Officer Henson assisting kids at NMDGF fishing clinic
Officer Henson assisting kids at NMDGF fishing clinic



Clint Henson

Duty Station:


Special Area of Responsibility:

Public Information Officer for northeastern New Mexico


BS Biology from ENMU Portales

Length of Service:

16 years

Specialty or Interest:


Current Projects/Assignments:

Several enforcement cases including illegal elk hunting and Off-highway vehicle violations are being investigated and prepared for court..  Also helping the public with new paperless application process.

Best Thing About the Job: 

It’s something different every day!

Most Common Question People Have:

Can you change my ticket to a warning?


Read the Department's free rules and information booklets or click here for information and always check with the land management agencies prior to going on outdoor recreation trips. Those that check the rules before they go have a much better recreation experience and usually don't ever have to ask this question.  Call me before you go and I can assist you with your outdoor recreation questions..

Contact Information: 

Phone 575-445-2311 or email