CDFW Expands Statewide Sampling for Chronic Wasting Disease September 19, 2019 California

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CDFW Expands Statewide Sampling for Chronic Wasting Disease September 19, 2019 California, CDFW News
... “While California has never had a report of CWD, increased testing is needed to establish with a high degree of certainty that there are no deer with CWD in California,” said CDFW Wildlife Veterinarian Brandon Munk... an ambitious goal to test 600 deer statewide during this year’s hunting seasons and increasing that number to 2,000 statewide in the upcoming years...

Chronic Wasting Disease, Beware of transportation of hunting harvest across state borders November 27, 2019 California, Plumas County Newspapers
... Colorado is a CWD positive state. Keeping the disease out of California is one of CDFW’s top priorities. It is incumbent upon every hunter to do his or her part to prevent inadvertently transporting the agent that causes CWD into California...

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