New Mexico Wildlife Center

Mailing Address: PO Box 246, Espanola, NM 87532
Additional Address:

19 Wheat Street, Espanola NM 87532

County of Location: Santa Fe
Phone: (505) 753-9505
NTEE Code: B- Education, C- Environment, D- Animal Related
Mission Statement:

New Mexico Wildlife Center works to conserve and restore native wildlife and their habitats through action-oriented education, promotion of public awareness, strategic partnerships, and responsible wildlife rehabilitation.

Primary Programs:

Wildlife Rehabilitation - NMWC's wildlife hospital cares for up to 1,000 animals a year, ranging from songbirds to eagles and rabbits to mountain lions.

Conservation Education - NMWC provides interactive, hands-on education programs to local schools, camps, adults and groups.

Science - NMWC is involved in several different research and conservation programs including golden eagle tracking, wetlands restoration and nest box monitoring.

Other Programs:

NMWC also provides wildlife presentations to local schools and the community using our 30+ non-releasable educational animals. A "Wild Walk" tour of these animals is open to the public.

Populations Served: All Populations
Counties Served: Statewide
Year Founded:


Annual Budget: $250,000 - $499,999
Personnel: 6 to 9 FTE
Executive Director:

Melissa H. Moore

Accepts inquiries: Accepts inquiries about volunteering, Accepts inquiries about board member positions
Nonprofit Status: Has 501(c)(3) nonprofit status from the IRS, Is registered as a Nonprofit Corporation with the State of New Mexico
Types of Services Offered: Direct Services


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