New Mexico fishing season opens

New Mexico fishing season opens

SANTA FE, NM (KFDA) - New Mexico officials are reminding fishers to buy a new license ahead of the season open on Sunday.

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Licenses cost $25 for New Mexico residents.

Most anglers will need to buy a $4 state habitat management and access stamp as well.

Children under 12 don't need a license, and those over 70 qualify for a free permit.

Licenses can be purchased online or at Game and Fish Department offices.

The season runs from April 1, 2018 to March 31, 2019.

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