Gov. Scott Walker on Friday announced six steps to heighten efforts in Wisconsin to curtail the spread of chronic wasting disease.
Game Commission considering shooting deer in affected counties.
Republican Gov. Scott Walker announced a series of changes in Wisconsin's chronic wasting disease plan Friday, calling for more studies and guidelines for the deer farm industry but rejecting suggestions to resume thinning the state's herds.
The Pennsylvania Game Commission during 2015 found 12 additional white-tailed deer infected with chronic wasting disease (CWD) – all in Disease Management Area 2 (DMA 2), located in southcentral Pennsylvania.
Gov. Scott Walker announced plans Friday to update the state's efforts at combating chronic wasting disease in Wisconsin's deer herd.