economics

Sales of hunting equipment and the number of hunters continues to rise, according to statistics.

Economic Impact Of Hunting Tops $87 Billion

Between 2006 and 2011, the number of hunters in the United States grew by nine percent, while their spending on hunting-related products and services grew by more than 30 percent, according to the U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service. However, the total economic impact of the activity may go much further. The National Shooting Sports...