2013 Michigan Hunting Access Program Survey [PDF] July, 2014

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... About 8% of HAP hunters would not have hunted if HAP did not exist. The primary reasons hunters selected HAP lands were (1) the HAP lands were located near their residence [64%], (2) they did not have access to private lands [62%], (3) they had limited time to locate alternative hunting sites [56%], and (4) 
they had previously experienced good hunting on HAP lands [56%]. The primary species hunted on HAP lands was deer; 74% of the hunters hunted deer ...

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