The Green Mountain State's 254,000 hunters and anglers spend $442 million annually and support 6,814 jobs. Working with CSF in a coordinated effort to protect and promote the sportsmen’s traditions in Vermont are members of the Congressional Sportsmen’s Caucus, Governor Phil Scott, and the Vermont Legislative Sportsmen’s Caucus.
For more information on the elected officials protecting and promoting the sportsmen’s traditions in Vermont please contact Northeastern States Director Brent Miller.
Congressional Sportsmen's Caucus
Vermont Members — Your representatives in Congress.
Governor Phil Scott
Governors Sportsmen's Caucus Member
A network of pro-sportsmen governors who work to advance the sportsmen's agenda
Vermont Legislative Sportsmen's Caucus
Caucus Leadership — Your local representatives in state government
Senator Alice Nitka
Senator John Rodgers
Representative Patrick Brennan
Representative Cynthia Browning
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Reports and Data
Your opinion counts
Recently, Virginia has proposed legislation that would make the punishment for poaching, in their state, a 1-5 year prison sentence through HB-449. Poaching undermines the social acceptance of hunters, jobs, recreation, local and state economies, and conservation efforts. How should poachers be punished?Vote Here
- By sentencing them to jail time. (37.65%)
- By giving them a cash fine. (11.76%)
- By banning their hunting and fishing privileges and their ability to buy the necessary licenses. (14.12%)
- By putting them on a probation period. (1.18%)
- There should be some discretion in the penalties depending on the motivations for the poaching incident. (35.29%)