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Wisconsin governor ends 4-day October hunt in CWD zone August 24, 2012

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Wisconsin governor ends 4-day October hunt in CWD zone August 24, 2012 San Francisco Chronicle
Scott Walker ... saying he wants to streamline Wisconsin's hunting season structure... Walker is pulling the DNR back from its CWD-control strategy, which calls for killing as many deer in the zone as possible to keep the disease from spreading... 
October CWD hunt suspended August 24, 2012 Wisconsin, Wisconsin Radio Network
... allowed in south central Wisconsin's Chronic Wasting Disease zone. The move is based on a report that argues the early doe harvest has a negative impact on deer behavior, reducing totals during the primary gundeer hunt in November... 

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