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Operation Game Thief
Report Abuse of our Outdoor Heritage!
24 Hours a Day, Seven Days a WeekThe person who poaches, pollutes habitat and abuses public land tarnishes the image of sportsmen and robs us of our fish and wildlife as well as tax and license dollars. You can make a difference.
Call OGT to report:
- Negligent use of firearms
- Over the limits for game and fish
- Commercial exploitation of fish and wildlife
- Pollution of habitat, dumping on state land
- Destruction of signs and state property
- Illegal killing, taking or possession of any wildlife
It's Free. It's Confidential. You May Be Eligible for a Reward.Funded by the New Jersey State Federation of Sportsmen's Clubs. Designed to encourage sportsmen to report poaching and wildlife crimes.
Operation Game Thief Tip-line Call Nets Violation for Over-limit of White PerchOn April 7th, 2020 a caller notified the Operation Game Thief hotline of two individuals catching and keeping what he believed to be river herring from the spillway of Lake Lenape in Mays Landing. The caller said the anglers also had been fishing the previous day, placing every fish they caught in buckets on their kayaks.