WHHCC Letter to the USDA Regarding the Federal Budget
The letter by the WHHCC to the USDA outlines the economic benefits of hunting and requests continued funding that can leverage federal conservation spending with matching non-federal funds.
Existing State Examples
There are historic and current examples of ballot initiatives to increase funding for wildlife. Missouri passed a sales tax for wildlife in 1976 and Minnesota, more recently, passed a sales tax for conservation in 2008.
Assessment conducted byDJ Case & Associates