AN IMPORTANT MESSAGE FROM CPW DIRECTOR BOB BROSCHEID
Credit: Jerry Neal, COLORADO OUTDOORS ONLINE
A century ago, wildlife conservation in the United States was focused on the protection and improvement of our lands and wildlife populations. Game wardens were hired and charged with enforcing new regulations on wildlife take, designed to ensure that wildlife species would remain abundant for future generations. Hatcheries were developed to provide more opportunities for fishing in the nationís vast network of lakes and streams. Hunting, fishing and exploring the outdoors were considered hardy sports that improved the national character and provided opportunities for individuals to prove their worth. These examples and many others were made possible by sportsmen and womenís willingness to pay directly for conservation.
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