New Mexico shoots down drones for hunting

Rob Nikolewski
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Jun 27, 2014 12:50 PM
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New Mexico shoots down drones for hunting

SANTA FE, N.M.— New Mexico is a no-drone zone.

Thursday, the state Game Commission, in a 6-0 vote, passed “a prohibition against the use drones to harass wildlife and a prohibition against using drones to take or assist in hunting protected wildlife.”

“It was a growing problem,” Bill Montoya, the vice chairman of the commission, told New Mexico Watchdog.