Wisconsin's Department of Natural Resources will have extra funding in its coffers because of a massive increase in revenue from gun and ammo sales.Please purchase more guns and ammunition to help the environment. I'm sure Greenpeace would agree.
In addition to a sales tax, there is an excise tax placed on guns, archery equipment and ammunition that is redistributed to states through U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, said Bob Manwell, public affairs manager for the state's DNR.
For Wisconsin, those funds are used for habitat development, wildlife restoration and environmental research, Manwell said.
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