Elk NetworkRMEF to Raise Funds for New Mexico Elk Habitat, Raffle Elk Tag

General | May 13, 2022

The Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation will raffle one bull-elk authorization with proceeds going to the New Mexico Department of Game and Fish (NMDGF) to benefit elk and elk habitat in the state.

The drawing will take place on June 2, 2022, in Santa Fe.

The winner will be able to hunt any time on public land open to elk hunting or on private land with permission using any legal sporting weapon from September 1, 2022 to January 31, 2023. Enhancement license holders choosing to hunt on the Valles Caldera must arrange access with the National Park Service (575) 829-4100 at least 2 weeks prior to hunting.

Enhancement funds are used to support restoration projects on priority landscapes that positively influence both large and targeted ecosystems. Enhancement hunts do not count as once-in-a-lifetime hunts.

Tickets are $20 apiece. Go here to purchase tickets online. Additional information is found here.

(Photo credit:  New Mexico Department of Game and Fish)