Eastern Idaho Anglers Spend $46 Million

May 26, 2005 By: Marshall Cutchin

Anglers fishing the Snake River and the Henry’s Fork contribute huge sums to Idaho and Wyoming economies, according to a recent report. “‘This study demonstrates that careful water management can support not only a strong irrigated agricultural economy, but a healthy fishery economy as well,’ [Chris Jansen] Lute said. ‘Done well, we can have both.'” In the Casper (Wyoming) Star-Tribune.