House Joint Resolution 2 is less than two pages long and adds hunting, fishing and trapping to Idaho’s Constitution.
Governor “Butch” Otter says the authors of the measure wanted to protect these outdoor activities for future generations.
“I think the motivation was to make sure that there was a continuum in that tradition that we have in Idaho," says Otter. "I think the only danger and I warned them about this, that the only danger that we run is what if it fails? What's that going to tell us?”