Chronic Wasting Disease — United States
The Wyoming Game and Fish Department confirmed chronic wasting disease (CWD) in deer hunt area 152, approximately 12 miles west of Bondurant on Willow Creek.
The mule deer buck testing positive was hunter-harvested. This is the 1st time CWD has been found in deer hunt area 152, part of the Sublette mule deer herd, and is in a hunt area close to wintering elk feed grounds. CWD is a fatal neurological disease of deer, elk, and moose.
“Seeing a deer test positive for CWD west of the