Virtual CWD Response Plan Review Committee Meeting Nov. 18
MADISON, Wis. – The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources (DNR) today announced it will host the fourth meeting of the Chronic Wasting Disease (CWD) Response Plan Committee on Thursday, Nov. 18 from 10 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.
The committee is comprised of a group of stakeholders representing conservation, business and hunting organizations and tribal governments. During its meetings, the committee will develop input on the plan’s implementation and actions to consider as it completes this second five-year review.
Chronic wasting disease is a fatal, infectious nervous system disease of deer, moose, elk and reindeer/caribou. The Wisconsin DNR began monitoring the state’s wild white-tailed deer population for CWD in 1999. The first positives were found in 2002.
More information on chronic wasting disease is available on the DNR’s CWD webpage.
WHAT: CWD Response Plan Committee Meeting
WHEN: 10 a.m. – 2:30 p.m. Nov. 18, 2021
There is no registration required to attend, and a recording of the meeting will be posted to the DNR website.
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