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DNR officials suspect CWD deer in UP; none yet found March 3, 2017 Michigan,

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DNR officials suspect CWD deer in UP; none yet found March 3, 2017 Michigan, Daily Mining Gazette
... The closest positive wild deer to the U.P. has been found in Portage County, about 175 miles from Michigan. Oconto and Oneida counties, each roughly 35 miles from the U.P., have deer tested positive for CWD in captive deer facilities...

U.P. CWD Task Force working to inform the hunting public about deadly deer disease, Chronic Wasting Disease March 2, 2017 Michigan, DNR News
... “Should chronic wasting disease become established in the Upper Peninsula’s wild deer population, the deer herd and deer hunting could be negatively affected for decades to come,” ...

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