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Thank you for visiting the New Mexico Department of Game and Fish's (NMDGF) web site and reviewing our Disclaimer Policy. You should also be aware that the Department has a privacy policy, also available on this web site. By visiting this web site, you are accepting the policies and practices described in this Disclaimer Notice.

  Disclaimer of Liability

The New Mexico Department of Game and Fish (NMDGF) shall not be held liable for any improper or incorrect use of the information contained herein and assumes no responsibility for the use of the information. In no event shall NMDGF be liable for any direct, indirect, or incidental damages arising in any way out of the use of this service. These data have been processed successfully on computers of NMDGF and no warranty, expressed or implied, is made by NMDGF regarding the use of these data on any other system, nor does the fact of distribution constitute or imply any such warranty. In no event shall NMDGF have any liability whatsoever for payment of any consequential, incidental, indirect, special, or tort damages of any kind, including, but not limited to, any loss of profits arising out of use of or reliance on the biological data or arising out of the delivery, installation, operation, or support by NMDGF. This disclaimer of liability applies to any damages or injury, including but not limited to those caused by any failure of performance, error, omission, defect, delay in operation or transmission, computer virus, alteration or use of record.

One who uses information available for use on this web site assumes the risk of using or relying on information contained herein.

  Disclaimer of Accuracy of Data

While NMDGF attempts to provide the most accurate information possible this biological data "as is" and makes no guarantee or warranty concerning the accuracy, adequacy, completeness, reliability, or usefulness of any information contained in the BISON-M. NMDGF further makes no warranties, either expressed or implied as to any other matter whatsoever, including, without limitation, the condition of the product, or its fitness for any particular purpose. The burden for determining fitness for use lies entirely with the user. Information in BISON-M comes from a variety of different sources, with varying levels of certainty. For example, county occurrences may be based upon specimen records from within the county, reports that appear reliable but are not confirmed with physical evidence, or inferred occurrences based upon observations from adjacent and similar areas. Users should review the sources of data for BISON-M, which can be found by clicking on the blue number that follows each specific piece of information presented within BISON-M, and jumping to the full citation information for the references of interest.

Information is added and changed periodically, and data may become out-of-date quickly. It is recommended that the user not let a significant period of time elapse between obtaining and using the information. NMDGF denies responsibility for the conduct of its users

  Disclaimer of Applicability of Data

The BISON-M is constantly being updated and expanded. Information contained in the BISON-M does not constitute an official opinion by the NMDGF, nor will it, by itself, meet any regulatory requirements. The information in the BISON-M does not replace the need for conducting field work. The information must be used in consultation with appropriate federal, state, and local officials. The absence of data confirming the occurrence of a species within a geographic area does not constitute a negative declaration.

  Disclaimer of Spatial Habitat Information

Maps of predicted animal habitat distributions are provided courtesy of the Gap Analysis Project. These models are based upon relationships among resources and conditions that support species occurrence and persistence. Modeled habitat distributions have not been calibrated using the known range of all species occurrences. Animal habitat modeling maps should not be used in place of site-specific determinations of species occurrence, and should not be used in lieu of field surveys.

For a full description of the animal habitat modeling, see the Gap Analysis Program Species Viewer webpage:

Please note that this Disclaimer is subject to change without notice.