Numbers Don’t Lie
HUNTING IS PART OF MISSOURI’S CULTURE
• 576,000 people hunt in Missouri each year.
• 10 million days are spent hunting in Missouri each year.
HUNTING SUPPORTS MISSOURI’S ECONOMY
• Yearly spending by hunters in Missouri is $985 million.
• On average, Missouri hunters spend over $1,600 per year
on trip-related expenses and gear.
Turkey Hunting's Top Ten States
Info taken from www.nwtf.org
1. Missouri – Number one in harvest again last year with 58,421 birds taken, the Show-Me state is also showing off one of the highest overall turkey populations at more than 600,000 Easterns. Turkey hunters from all over the U.S. will travel here to find longbeards hidden away in the Ozarks all the way to the northern part of the state where rolling country and broken forests provide ideal habitat.
2. Alabama 3. Pennsylvania 4. Wisconsin 5. New York 6. Mississippi 7. Michigan 8. Oklahoma 9. Texas 10. Kentucky
2014 Missouri Turkey Hunting Stats
Info taken from www.mdc.mo.gov
Missouri is the CLEAR LEADER in outdoor spending
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