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DRIFTWOOD OUTDOORS: One year in the books

DRIFTWOOD OUTDOORS: One year in the books

'Hunting Works for Missouri' ready to continue its work

December 30th, 2012 by Brandon Butler, columnist, outdoors@newstribune.com in News

With 2012 nearly wrapped up, the first year of Hunting Works for Missouri is officially in the books. The initiative, which exists to shed light on the positive economic impact hunters have on the economy of our state, has been a success.

News articles, television segments, radio spots and social media posts have been widespread and played an important role in educating the public about the positive benefits hunters contribute to their local areas. Hunters' dollars are spent on so much more than bows and guns. We buy gas, food, lodging and much more.

Hunting Works for Missouri has more than 70 partners representing a cross-section of ....