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 (add/delete appropriate violations for the refuge) 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

For injured wildlife, please contact a qualified wildlife rehabilitation facility near you.

Do not pick up or touch injured wildlife. Please contact someone qualified to help wildlife in distress or injured, including:
Arizona Game and Fish Department
Adobe Mountain Wildlife Center Auxiliary
Liberty Wildlife Center