Conducted since 1955, the National Survey of Fishing, Hunting, & Wildlife-Associated Recreation (FHWAR) is coordinated by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service and provides information on individuals involved in fishing, hunting, and other wildlife-related recreation. Each survey contains an updated snapshot of fishing, hunting, wildlife watching, and other important recreational data. National FHWAR reports and the occupying addendum reports 2016-1991 are available through the links below. Older reports are in the process of being digitized for online access. 

2022 National Survey of Fishing, Hunting, & Wildlife-Associated Recreation
2016 National Survey of Fishing, Hunting, & Wildlife-Associated Recreation

2011 National Survey of Fishing, Hunting, & Wildlife-Associated Recreation

2006 National Survey of Fishing, Hunting, & Wildlife-Associated Recreation (FHWAR)

2001 National Survey of Fishing, Hunting, & Wildlife-Associated Recreation

1996 National Survey of Fishing, Hunting, & Wildlife-Associated Recreation

1991 National Survey of Fishing, Hunting, & Wildlife-Associated Recreation

1975 National Survey of Hunting, Fishing, & Wildlife-Associated Recreation

1970 National Survey of Fishing and Hunting

1960 National Survey of Fishing and Hunting

1955 National Survey of Fishing and Hunting: A Report on the First Nationwide Economic Survey of Sport Fishing and Hunting in the United States