Fish And Game
1:39 pm
Fri February 1, 2013

Fish And Game Director Says Slower License Sales Hurt Services

Virgil Moore, Director of Idaho Fish and Game
Credit Idaho Fish and Game

The head of Idaho’s Fish and Game Department went before state lawmakers this week to make the agency’s annual budget request.  Virgil Moore told lawmakers the sales of Idaho hunting and fishing licenses haven't kept pace with the state's population growth.  We spoke with Moore about that trend and how it's affecting his agency's budget. Moore says he's seen the biggest decline in out of state hunting licenses.  Click 'Listen' to hear our interview from Morning Edition Friday.