No fast changes for antelope hunt plan in sight

Thomas Garcia

The New Mexico Department of Game and Fish will recommend a one-year extension for the proposed changes to the Antelope Private Land Use System (A-PLUS).

The department will meet with the State Game Commission at 9 a.m. Thursday at Deming, where it will make its recommendation.

Comments on the proposed changes were collected from hunters and landowners from across New Mexico, said Dan Williams, NMGF director of public relations on Tuesday.

The department also held a series of public meetings across the state, including one meeting at Logan about three weeks ago, where landowners