Maine Fish & Game Activity Generates $1.4 Billion
September 27, 2012
Portland Press Herald: Preliminary figures released Friday [September 21] say 49% of all Maine residents 16 and older hunted, fished or watched wildlife in the state last year, and that a total of $1.4 billion was spent on those activities.
The figures were compiled by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, which issues a report every 5 years that looks at who participated and what they spent on hunting, fishing and wildlife watching. The data is sorted by state, region and nation.
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