HOME ABOUT CAMPAIGNS CRISIS CENTER ACTIVIST CENTER MEDIA CENTER HUNTING ACCIDENTS C.A.S.H. NEWSLETTER

CASH Courier > 2005 Summer Issue

Selected Articles from our newsletter

The C.A.S.H. Courier

ARTICLE from Summer 2005 Issue 

THE AUBURN CROW SHOOT

This letter published in the Citizen

The abomination of a crow-killing contest makes it imperative for communities and states across the country to get into the business of “wildlife watching.”

Wildlife watching is a billion dollar industry that basically can’t soar due to the stranglehold that the hunters have over wildlife management agencies and many law makers. It’s quite clear that the public needs change.

The market for wildlife watching is already here. It needs to be nurtured, encouraged, and not blended in with hunting or relegated to a sideshow. Hunters pose a risk to viewers of wildlife and, quite frankly, frighten or gross out the public.

The sales of canoes, kayaks, tree stands, blinds, would boom big time if wildlife watching programs were allowed to exist.

Locally, the money and tourism that would flow into Auburn to view the crows that grace the area would be far more beneficial than anything gained from a few sots blasting at crows with shotguns.

And, just look at where the firearms money goes – it goes to the wildlife management agencies to increase wildlife for hunting!

What a waste of financial resources and God’s creation.

Anne Muller, President
Wildlife Watch, Inc.
P.O. Box 562, New Paltz, NY 12561
wildwatch@verizon.net
845-256-1400

 

Back to 2005 Summer Issue
Back to C.A.S.H. Courier Article Archive

 
 

Home  |  About  |  Campaigns  |  Crisis Center  |  Activists  |  Media  |  Hunting Accidents  |  Newsletter

C.A.S.H.
PO Box 562 New Paltz, NY 12561
Phone 845-256-1400 Fax 845-818-3622
E-mail: cash@cashwildwatch.org
Anne Muller - President

 

C.A.S.H. is a committee of Wildlife Watch, Inc.
a 501(c)3 Not-for-Profit Corporation.
Contributions are tax-deductible.

All content copyright C.A.S.H. unless otherwise noted.

We welcome your comments
   

Thank you for visiting all-creatures.org

Sponsored & Maintained by The Mary T. and Frank L. Hoffman Family Foundation