Search

Content tagged with "chronic wasting disease"

cwd map 2015

Chronic Wasting Disease

CWD kills deer, elk, and moose. Get the facts, and help protect Missouri's white-tailed deer from this disease.

Read more

White Tailed Deer

Chronic Wasting Disease in Missouri

This content is archived
Disease management strategies for our white-tailed deer herd

Read more

A 10-point white-tailed deer buck stands in a field.

Commission approves suspension of issuing permits for new deer breeders and big-game hunting facilities

This content is archived
Action is part of MDC efforts to work with stakeholders on limiting spread of CWD.

Read more

Conservation Commission takes action to protect deer in Missouri

Public comments and dozens of public meetings showed overwhelming support for proposed regulations to prevent the spread of chronic wasting disease.

Read more

A white-tailed deer doe and fawn with spots.

Conservation Department urges state-wide vigilance to protect white-tailed deer

This content is archived
Anyone who sees sick deer should report it to their local conservation agent or office.

Read more

CWD Core Area Map

CWD Core Area Map

The olive-color box on this map shows the core area around where CWD has been found, and where MDC will be working with local landowners to reduce deer numbers. The core area is comprised of a 30-square-mile block along the northern part of the Linn- and Macon-county border and comprises about 2% of the counties’ total area.

Read more

Photo of white tailed buck

CWD found in two free-ranging deer from Macon County

This content is archived
Two positive results for Chronic Wasting Disease are first for free-ranging deer in Missouri.

Read more

CWD Management Area

CWD Management Area

GRAY AREAS: The northeastern Missouri counties of Adair, Chariton, Linn, Macon, Randolph, and Sullivan highlighted in gray show MDC's original management area in and around where chronic wasting disease (CWD) was first discovered.BROWN AREAS: In addition, the northeastern counties of Knox, Scotland, Schuyler, Shelby, and Putnam, and the central Missouri counties of Boone, Callaway, Cole, Cooper, Miller, Moniteau, Morgan, and Osage highlighted in brown show the expanded current CWD management area in and around where CWD has been discovered.

Read more

CWD Map

CWD Map

CWD map

Read more

CWD November 2002

This content is archived
Missouri ramps up efforts to keep the state's deer herd healthy.

Read more