Tristanna Bickford

Tristanna Bickford is the Communications Director for the New Mexico Department of Game and Fish.

November, 2021

  • 12 November

    Meet Philip Lujan – #TeamNMGameandFish

    There are many people within the Department who can be considered a jack of all trades. Philip Lujan is a master of many things and helps the Department run smoothly. Especially under current circumstances, purchasing vehicles can be challenging and frustrating. Negotiating the purchase of numerous vehicles a year and …

September, 2021

  • 8 September

    Meet Vivian Fernandez – #TeamNMGameandFish

    The Department of Game and Fish currently has over 300 full-time employees. Working through the hiring process, managing personnel records, ensuring proper recruitment, running payroll and leave management can be a challenge. The Department’s small team of four manages the diversity in employees and customers.

  • 8 September

    Conoce a Vivian Fernández – #TeamNMGameandFish

    El Departamento de Caza y Pesca actualmente cuenta con más de 300 empleados. Trabajar a través del proceso de contratación, administrar los registros del personal, garantizar la contratación adecuada, ejecutar la nómina y administrar el tiempo libre puede ser un desafío. El pequeño equipo de cuatro del Departamento gestiona la …

August, 2021

  • 24 August

    It’s easy to remain legal while fishing

    I recently have received several phone calls, emails and social media messages with people asking how to pay for the ticket they received while fishing. I reached out to the Department’s Law Enforcement Division to determine the top three fishing violations across the state and what a person can do …

  • 24 August

    Es fácil mantenerse legal mientras está pescando

    Recientemente he recibido varios llamadas telefónicas, correos electrónicos y mensajes de redes sociales de personas que preguntaban cómo pagar la multa que recibieron mientras pescaban. Me comuniqué con la División de Cumplimiento de la Ley del Departamento para determinar las tres principales infracciones de pescar en todo el estado y …

  • 24 August

    Are you ready to start fishing?

    New Mexico is home to many great fishing opportunities, from trophy fishing on the San Juan River in the northwest, to bass fishing across southern and central New Mexico, city ponds like Trees Lake in Deming and Tingley Beach in Albuquerque and the many state parks that offer phenomenal fishing …

  • 24 August

    ¿Está listo para comenzar a pescar?

    Nuevo México es el hogar de muchas oportunidades de pesca excelentes, desde la pesca de trofeos en el río San Juan en el noroeste, hasta que la pesca de lubina en el sur y el centro de Nuevo México, estanques de la ciudad como el Lago de los Árboles en …

July, 2021

  • 23 July

    Meet Dennis Segura – #TeamNMGameandFish

    Cool job alert!!! Imagine a job where you spend your time introducing sport fishing and aquatic education to new anglers. In this month’s #TeamNMGameandFish, we had a short Q and A with Dennis Segura. Dennis also plays a key role in assisting Trout Unlimited with fly-tying classes and the Trout …

  • 6 July

    Meet Art Anaya – #TeamNMGameandFish

    New Mexico has over 183,000 deeded acres of State Game Commission (SGC) properties that are managed by the New Mexico Department of Game and Fish for the benefit of fish, wildlife and their habitats. New Mexico’s SGC Lands also provide public access for hunting, fishing and wildlife-associated recreation. The Department …

May, 2021

  • 27 May

    Meet Joanna Hatt – #TeamNMGameandFish

    Managing New Mexico’s wildlife is a long-term, complex endeavor. Biologists must work with other New Mexico agencies, other states, non-profit, industry and the public. There are many differing views and priorities on projects that need to be included, many different methods used to implement those projects and many more intricacies …