I was interested to read Brett Prettyman's column of July 17 ("Utah fishing groups get wish for fee increases," Tribune) pertaining to fishing groups encouraging raising the fees for a fishing license. What groups and who do they represent?
I am an old-time fisherman who remembers when the limit was 10 or 12 fish. A man could provide for his family since we ate the fish.
There was a time when seniors were given a discount for a license, since it was recognized that seniors had paid into the system most of their lives and in retirement had the time to enjoy the sport of fishing.