Physician and lifelong hunter Brian Gee expounds on how important it is for Wyominites to take chronic wasting disease seriously.
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Game and Fish takes draft disease proposal on the road as it postpones addressing elk winter feedgrounds.
Game and Fish Department estimated 110,300 wapiti in Wyoming this spring, 29% above objective as agency seeks harvest of 25,955.
Citizen working group considers carcass disposal, salt licks, research funding, predation, feed grounds and other issues in management strategy.
Tackling worries that 22 state feedgrounds might spread chronic wasting disease would “weigh down” a statewide group, Game and Fish Department says.