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Where is CWD found in Wyoming? Wyoming Game and Fish Department

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Where is CWD found in Wyoming? Wyoming Game and Fish Department
... CWD was first identified in free-ranging mule deer in southeastern Wyoming in 1985, followed by elk in 1986. Based on early surveillance data and prevalence estimates, a small area in southeastern Wyoming containing the Laramie Mountain mule deer herd, South Converse mule deer herd, Goshen Rim mule deer herd and Laramie Peak elk herd was termed the “core endemic area”...

Wyoming Chronic Wasting Disease Management Plan   p. 10 Wyoming Game and Fish Department Cheyenne, Wyoming
March 2020 DRAFT proposal 2019/2020 
... The timing of the introduction of CWD into Wyoming, as well as its origin, remains unknown. In Wyoming, this disease was first identified in free-ranging mule deer in 1985, elk in 1986, white-tailed deer in 1990, and moose in 2008...

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