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Home > Take Me Fishing Blog > April 2020 > Fishing License Fees Help You Fish
That’s right. According to agencies in the know (USFWS, NMMA, ASA, and SFR), every bit of the revenue from when you renew your fishing license goes back into trying to improve your fishing experiences. Here are a few reminders of how fishing license fees are used:
An evening at the movies could exceed a fishing license cost, especially if you are buying popcorn and a drink. And that is just one night of entertainment. When you renew your fishing license, you’ve not only purchased a year of fishing entertainment but you have contributed to many years to come.
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Andy is an outdoor writer (http://www.justkeepreeling.com/) and stressed-out Dad has contributed over 380 blogs to takemefishing.org since 2011. Born in Florida, but raised on banks of Oklahoma farm ponds, he now chases pike, smallmouth bass, and steelhead in Pennsylvania. After earning a B.S. in Zoology from OSU, he worked in fish hatcheries and as a fisheries research technician at OSU, Iowa State, and Michigan State.
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