Focus On Research: chronic wasting disease prevalence and Illinois hunting

Illinois Outdoor News released a new story highlighting the results of a recent study completed in our lab.  The study investigated the effectiveness of two different management strategies in controlling chronic wasting disease in wild white-tailed deer and the effect the Illinois program had on recreational hunter harvest

Read the full story from Illinois Outdoor News here.

Read the full study entitled “The importance of localized culling in stabilizing chronic wasting disease prevalence in white-tailed deer populations” published by Preventive Veterinary Medicine here.