Northern Wyoming Daily News - Serving the Big Horn Basin for over 100 years

By Tracie Mitchell
Staff Writer 

Game check points testing deer harvested for Chronic Wasting Disease

 

October 19, 2018



TEN SLEEP – Since the onset of hunting season, game check points, manned by Wyoming Game and Fish personnel, have popped up to help both in-state and out-of-state hunters make sure that the deer that have been harvested are free of chronic wasting disease (CWD).

“What we have here is chronic wasting disease and that’s basically what we [Wyoming Game and Fish] are doing here now, we are testing for chronic wasting disease. We have to send it in, it usually takes about 10 days to get the results back and then they [hunters] can actually go online, we identify each deer that we sample wi...



For access to this article please sign in or subscribe.



 
 

Powered by ROAR Online Publication Software from Lions Light Corporation
© Copyright 2018

Rendered 11/19/2018 13:49