New Mexico Department of Game and Fish
Media contact: Dan Williams, (505) 476-8004
Public contact: (505) 476-8000
dan.williams@state.nm.us

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE, DEC. 10, 2007:

TURKEYS , QUAIL, WOLVES AND HATCHERY ON GAME COMMISSION AGENDA

ROSWELL -- The New Mexico Game Commission will consider long-range management plans and guidelines for wild turkeys and quail, and hear reports on the status of Rock Lake Warmwater Fish Hatchery construction and the Mexican Wolf Reintroduction Program at its meeting Dec. 12 in Roswell.

The meeting will be from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 11, at the Daniels Leadership Center of New Mexico Military Institute, 101 W. College Blvd., in Roswell. The full agenda, detailed agenda-item briefings, and other information are available on the Department of Game and Fish website, www.wildlife.state.nm.us or by calling (505) 476-8008.

Agenda items include:

The New Mexico Game Commission is composed of seven members who represent the state's diverse interests in wildlife-associated recreation and conservation. Members are appointed by the governor and confirmed by the state Senate. Current members are Chairman Alfredo Montoya, Alcalde; Vice-chairman Tom Arvas, Albuquerque; Leo Sims, Hobbs; Sandy Buffett, Santa Fe; M.H. "Dutch" Salmon, Silver City; Terry Riley, Tijeras; and Jim McClintic, Albuquerque.

If you are an individual with a disability who is in need of a reader, amplifier, qualified sign language interpreter, or any other form of auxiliary aid or service to attend or participate in the meeting, please contact Shirley Baker, (505) 476-8030. Public documents, including the agenda and minutes, can be provided in various accessible forms.

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