Tag: chronic wasting disease

NEWSMAKER — Local deer populations at risk for CWD

| October 18, 2018

A progressive and infectious disease in deer could affect the number of available animals this hunting season.

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Chronic wasting disease detected in seven more counties

| June 13, 2018

This discovery has expanded a deer feeding ban to include the following counties: Bollinger, Cape Girardeau, Grundy, Madison, McDonald, Mercer and Perry.

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Missouri Department of Conservation urges hunters to help find CWD

| October 31, 2017

The Missouri Department of Conservation is continuing to manage Chronic Wasting Disease (CWD) in the state, but is asking hunters for their help to slow down the spread of the disease.

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CWD sampling concludes with few confirmed cases

| April 20, 2017

Nine cases of CWD were found in the state, a number that Wildlife Disease Coordinator Jasmine Batten calls “great news.”

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Two more cases of Chronic Wasting Disease confirmed in Missouri

| March 10, 2017

The Missouri Department of Conservation (MDC) confirmed two new cases of Chronic Wasting Disease (CWD), bringing the state total to nine for the past firearms season.

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Final samples for CWD collected by the MDC

| January 10, 2017

The final results from the tissue samples tested for Chronic Wasting Disease (CWD) in deer retrieved from mandatory sampling are in.

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Hunters required to take harvested deer to sampling station to eliminate spread of CWD

| November 9, 2016

Hunters who harvest deer during the opening weekend of deer season (November 12 and 13) in the CWD Management Zone will be required to test their deer for CWD.

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Chronic Wasting Disease in Missouri deer population

| May 2, 2016

Charly Seal with the American Cervid Alliance talks about Chronic Wasting Disease.

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Deer Farm owners win preliminary legal challenge

| August 27, 2015

A controversial court case heard in the 20th Judicial Circuit Court of Missouri was granted an injunction Thursday, August 17.

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