We all know hunting is an exciting and enjoyable pastime, but did you know that hunting also has a huge impact on our economy? It’s true.
Hunting not only generates a significant amount of revenue, much of which helps fund state fish and wildlife agencies, it also supports thousands of American jobs. Over the past several years, hunting has grown and with that growth comes a growing economic impact.
With the monies and revenue generated from hunting license and other hunting related things like duck stamp sales, hunters are helping preserve various animals and the areas they inhabit. For example, of all the duck stamp sales, 98% of the revenue is invested in the purchase and preservation of wetlands.
To learn more about the impact hunting has on the US economy, check out the infographic below. We’re confident you’ll learn a few things about hunting you didn’t know before!