ADVERTISEMENT

ADVERTISEMENT

CHRONIC WASTING DISEASE

Feeding and attractant bans are aimed at slowing the spread of chronic wasting disease.
Money will go for research and other programs to curb the fatal deer disease.
The late-season hunt will open Friday, Dec. 16, and continue through Sunday, Dec. 18. DPAs open to this CWD management hunt are 184, 605, 643, 645, 646, 647, 648, 649 and 655.
The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources received preliminary test results indicating the first suspected case of chronic wasting disease in a wild white-tailed deer in the Bemidji area. The adult male was harvested opening weekend of the firearms season about 10 miles south of Bemidji in deer permit area 184.

ADVERTISEMENT

Latest Headlines
Here are locations and options for getting deer tested in Northwestern Wisconsin.
Hunters near Grand Rapids and other areas must have opening weekend deer tested.
The deadline to buy a license to enter the antlerless permit lottery is Sept. 8.

ADVERTISEMENT

ADVERTISEMENT

ADVERTISEMENT