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 Deep Fork National Wildlife Refuge:

  • Monday through Friday (7:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.), please call the refuge headquarters at 918-652-0456.
  • After hours or on weekends, please call 911.  They will contact the appropriate law enforcement official.

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

Some Helpful Links:
Digest of Federal Resource Laws 
Oklahoma Department of Wildlife Conservation