The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources and Wisconsin Conservation Congress will host a public meeting May 22 to discuss the recent discovery of chronic wasting disease in a wild deer in western Eau Claire County.

The meeting will take place Tuesday, May 22 at 7 p.m. in the Chippewa Valley Technical College Business Education Center (Room 103, 620 West Clairemont Ave., Eau Claire). DNR staff will be present to answer questions and share information with attendees.

Following the session, seven representatives serving on County Deer Advisory Councils in Eau Claire, Buffalo, Chippewa, Dunn, Pepin and Trempealeau counties will meet with DNR staff to assist department staff in developing preliminary recommendations regarding sampling strategies and responses to new CWD cases.

For info about CWD in Wisconsin, visit dnr.wi.gov and search keyword “CWD.”

0
0
0
0
0

Dunn County News editor

Barbara Lyon is the editor of The Dunn County News in Menomonie, WI.

(0) comments

Welcome to the discussion.

Keep it Clean. Please avoid obscene, vulgar, lewd, racist or sexually-oriented language.
PLEASE TURN OFF YOUR CAPS LOCK.
Don't Threaten. Threats of harming another person will not be tolerated.
Be Truthful. Don't knowingly lie about anyone or anything.
Be Nice. No racism, sexism or any sort of -ism that is degrading to another person.
Be Proactive. Use the 'Report' link on each comment to let us know of abusive posts.
Share with Us. We'd love to hear eyewitness accounts, the history behind an article.