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 the Caddo Lake National Wildlife Refuge:

  • Monday through Friday (8am to 4:30pm), please call (903) 679-9144 
  • After hours or on weekends, please call (903) 407-9303 

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


Some Helpful Links
Digest of Federal Resource Laws
Texas Parks and Wildlife 
Texas Department of Public Safety