East Aurora Advertiser

Letter to the Editor: Veto on Hunting Puts Drivers at Inherent Risk

Dear Editor,

Our Erie County Executive recently vetoed the law allowing hunters 12 & 13 years old from hunting deer with a licensed adult in Erie County. He wrote his decision was based on “inherent danger.” Could someone please explain to me something in life that doesn’t involve inherent danger? Let me explain. 

The Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) issues yearly deer management permits to hunters for the purpose of stabilizing the deer populations throughout the state. ...

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