Cwd michigan map. 15 permits for the special hunt on public minnesota land will be available on a first come first served basis to participate in a 6 day multiple weekend deer season prompted by the discovery of chronic wasting disease in a wild whitetail. Once you understand what it shows us about deer hunters and chronic wasting disease cwd it should alarm you too. When most people think about hunting their dream buck anywhere in north america whitetail destination states like iowa illinois and wisconsin are right at the top of the list. Northern michigan and up ice shanty removal dates are approaching.
Here are the additional details released for the cwd special hunt in deer permit area 346. 115 145 245 066 131 127 027 031 015 036 022 007 055 122 255 152 252 021 048 155 042 121 349 249 017 149 024 117 045 016 487 452 005 069 010 028 065 053 043 067 018. There is no cure or vaccine available. Melinda cosgrove cosgrovem1 at michigangov 517 336 5043.
This map scares the hell out of me. Chronic wasting disease cwd is a prion disease that affects north american cervids hoofed ruminant mammals with males characteristically having antlers. Chronic wasting disease cwd is a neurological disease in deer elk moose and other members of the deer family known as cervids the disease was first recognized in 1967 in captive mule deer in colorado and has since been documented in captive and free ranging deer in states and two canadian provinces. Most recent updates for north america is courtesy mi dnr chronic wasting disease and cervidae regulation in north america mi department of natural resources october 2018contact.