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Cornering chronic wasting disease December 10, 2011, Wisconsin

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Cornering chronic wasting disease  December 10, 2011,  Wisconsin, Wisconsin Natural Resources

... it has become clear that controlling the disease in Wisconsin's free-ranging white-tailed deer will be extremely challenging ... Chronic wasting disease was first detected in Wisconsin on February 28, 2002, in Mount Horeb. ... CWD poses a significant threat to the Wisconsin deer herd's long-term health... Deer hunting annually generates more than $500 million dollars in retail sales and over $1 billion for the state's economy.


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