You don’t need a rule or regulation to do the right thing.
If you are a sportsman conservationist, meaning you care about the health of wildlife and not just sporting pursuit, then you must make choices based on what is best for wildlife. Choosing to shoot nontoxic, lead-free ammunition and fishing with nontoxic sinkers will save the lives of countless birds.
A few months back, I wrote a column about casting lead crappie jigs. I even included a picture of my young daughter helping me. I honestly did not see the error of my ways.