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The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources is also part of a nationwide program named “Open Outdoors”. "Open Outdoors" is a nationwide effort to provide disabled individuals with a user-friendly means of accessing recreation opportunities.
The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources is committed to providing greater access and more programs for persons with disabilities. The intent is to make it easier for disabled individuals to hunt, fish and pursue other outdoor activities.
Source: Wisconsin Department of Wisconsin Web Site.
Supporters of this bill include sportsmen who believe hunting is being outdoors and being an actual part of hunting experience and that using Internet isn’t hunting at all.
At this time, at lease 14 other states are working on similar legislation for preventing Internet hunting.
Kevin Doberstein enjoys wildlife and nature while hiking in the Wisconsin great outdoors. He is also the owner of Nature Boy Natural Images. http://www.cafepress.com/nature_images. This web site displays outdoor wildlife and nature photography. The Wisconsin Outdoor Recreation and Wildlife Blog is for promoting and protecting nature and wildlife resources in the state of Wisconsin.