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To fight chronic wasting disease among deer, we must act now April 3, 2016 Michigan,

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To fight chronic wasting disease among deer, we must act now April 3, 2016 Michigan, Detroit Free Press
... When a deer infected by Chronic Wasting Disease (CWD) nibbles a plant, the prion infection in its saliva absorbs into the plant’s roots and into the soil, and it emerges again with new sprouts. Should another deer graze that same trail, it will become infected with the fatal neurological disease. And Eaton County definitely is home to CWD...



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