Law Enforcement

The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service maintains a law enforcement presence on National Wildlife Refuge lands.


Federal law enforcement officers ensure the safety of the public and the protection of natural resources. They address illegal activities, including poaching, taking of endangered species, dumping of trash, illegal operation of all terrain vehicles, trespassing and more.

To report a violation on Cabeza Prieta National Wildlife Refuge:

  •  Monday through Friday (8am to 4pm), please call 520-387-6483
  •  After hours or for emergencies, call BLM Interagency Dispatch at 800-637-9152