Shooting Bambi To Save Mother Nature : Planet Money The number of hunters in the U.S. is falling, which is bad news for wildlife conservation.
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Shooting Bambi To Save Mother Nature

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There are stories behind every deer head and set of antlers at Tom Wrasse's hunting shack. It's rare, he says, to see big bucks in this area anymore though.
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A lot of the funding for conservation in the U.S. has traditionally come from hunting. With the number of hunters is falling in the U.S., finding money to fund wildlife conservation is getting harder.

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