Tag: CWD

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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MDC asks deer hunters to help limit CWD spread

| September 7, 2018

Properly dispose of carcasses and follow laws for deer harvested outside Missouri.

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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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MDC reports 15 new cases of CWD out of nearly 18,400 deer tested

| January 9, 2018

Test results from CWD mandatory sampling have been received, more test results are pending.

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MDC thanks hunters for help with CWD sampling

| November 15, 2017

MDC collected 15,872 samples this past weekend, offers CWD testing through rest of season.

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| November 10, 2017

MDC reminds hunters about CWD mandatory sampling in 25 counties Nov. 11 and 12.

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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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