From the New Mexico Department of Game and Fish
-- Hunters who were unsuccessful in this years annual drawing for big-game licenses will have another shot in August when almost 3,500 deer, elk and javelina licenses go on sale on the Game and Fish website.
The online sales are will be conducted in two parts on different days. The first sale will be Aug. 10 for antlerless elk licenses reserved for youths younger than age 18 who successfully applied but were unsuccessful in drawing any big-game license this year. The second sale will be Aug. 17 for deer, elk and javelina hunts available to youths and adults.
Both sales begin at 10 a.m. MDT. Hunters are advised to obtain or review an online customer account, including a Customer Identification Number, user name and password before the sales begin. Popular hunts sell out minutes, sometimes seconds after the sales begin.
Register online at https://onlinesales.wildlife.state.nm.us/. For a complete listing of licenses available,click here.