Colorado managed disease that hit Pennsylvania deer, Chronic Wasting Disease March 17, 2013 Pennsylvania

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Colorado managed disease that hit Pennsylvania deer, Chronic Wasting Disease March 17, 2013 Pennsylvania, Standard Speaker
... The disease that kills deer, elk and moose but not humans surfaced in Colorado 46 years ago.  "Over time, hunters are less concerned. They've been living with it for a long time," Randy Hampton, spokesman for Colorado Parks and Wildlife, said."The mortality is higher so the population stays lower and the need is to harvest fewer deer," ...  in the hardest-hit units, where the disease infected up to 15 percent of deer...



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