In the states, the Congressional Sportsmen’s Foundation States Program Team works with pro-sportsmen elected leaders through the collaboration of the individual sportsmen’s caucuses that make up the National Assembly of Sportsmen’s Caucuses and governors who are part of the Governors Sportsmen’s Caucus.
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In most cases, state fish and wildlife agencies are the entities best equipped to address… Read More
The Firearms Industry Nondiscrimination (FIND) Act provides that it shall be an unlawful… Read More
Recreational shooting has a major impact on the nation’s economy and is enjoyed by… Read More
Participation in hunting has been generally declining since the 1980’s. Hunting license… Read More
National Hunting and Fishing Day celebrates the time-honored traditions of hunting and… Read More
The practice of farming cervids (members of the deer family such as whitetail deer, moose,… Read More
Chronic Wasting Disease (CWD) is a progressive, fatal, degenerative neurological disease… Read More
Recently, efforts were made in Maine to ban the use of soft baits when fishing. Arguments… Read More
Animal rights groups, such as the Humane Society of the United States, PETA, and many… Read More
Properly managed wildlife habitat is essential for supporting sustainable and healthy… Read More
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- Lack of access (19.67%)
- Expenses (equipment and licenses/stamps/fees) (14.75%)
- Burdensome or confusing regulations (12.30%)
- Overcrowded fishing locations (5.74%)
- Poor fishing experience due to low fish populations or small fish (17.21%)
- Conflicts with other users (e.g. boaters) (2.46%)
- Lack of time (27.87%)