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Wildlife Offices

Nevada map of regional department of wildlife offices

Western Region Office

1100 Valley Rd.

Reno, NV 89512

(775) 688-1506

Eastern Region Office

60 Youth Center Rd.

Elko, NV 89801

(775) 777-2300

Southern Region Office

3373 Pepper Lane

Las Vegas, NV 89120

(702) 486-5127

Ely Office

1218 N. Alpha St.

Ely, NV 89301

Phone: (775) 289-1655 ext. 21

(Hours subject to change, please call ahead.)

Fallon Office

380 West B. St.

Fallon, NV 89406

(775) 423-3171

(Hours subject to change, please call ahead.)

Winnemucca Office

705 4th St., Suite A

Winnemucca, NV 89445

(775) 623-6565

(Hours subject to change, please call ahead.)

How To Use This Guide

  1. License, permits, and fee information is on Licenses, Permits & Fees.
  2. There are several fun and informative stories throughout the book.
  3. General regulations can be found on General Statewide Regulations and with regulations by region broken up into the Eastern Region, Southern Region, and the Western Region.

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This publication contains only a synopsis of the fishing laws for the state of Nevada. Complete text of the laws and regulations may be obtained by contacting the Nevada Department of Wildlife or by checking our website at Fishing regulations are effective Jan. 1, 2023 - Dec. 31, 2023.