Your #1 source for kayaking and canoeing information.               FREE Newsletter!
my Profile
 


Aqua-Bound:



GRUMMAN CANOES
FREE SHIPPING on all canoes until May 14
See Paddling.net for great reviews
www.canoeinglife.com
 
Advice, Suggestions and General Help New Topic Printer Friendly Version

  The thing...
  Posted by: Al_A on Apr-25-13 11:42 PM (EST)
 

that anglers complain about is that they pay a more for their recreation than paddlers who don't fish pay. There are excise taxes on fishing equipment that raise the cost of it by something like 10%. There are fishing licenses to buy. That money goes to the state fish and game departments, and in many states the fish and game departments buy up the land and maintain public accesses with it that non-fishing paddlers happily use without paying anything for it.

As a paddling angler, I think it's absolutely stupid to have adversarial relationships between paddlers and anglers.

 Great Products from the Buyers' Guide:

Dry Bags

Canoe / Kayak Anchors

Gedi Convertible Helmet

Emergency Cases

Sport Cases (Electronics)

Table of Contents

Google
 
Web Paddling.net


Follow us on:
Free Newsletter | About Us | Site Map | Advertising Info | Contact Us

©2014 Paddling.net Inc.
Paddling.net Sweepstakes Shirt Sale