- Written by Leonard Gums
Chronic Wasting Disease (CWD) in Wisconsin Information on this article comes from numerous articles written on CWD and is compiled here to assist members in understanding the problem we are facing. Some of this information will change after printing as new information comes out weekly. We will try to keep members informed on all the updates as time goes along. The DNR website, ww.dnr.state.wi.us, has a lot of up to date info on CWD which is readily available.Update March 2009
Thomas Van Haren, Conservation Warden and NR Policy Officer of the Bureau of Law Enforcement, Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources, reported the following in an email in regards to the Deer Carcass transportation issue.
The legislature gave the DNR the authority to restrict deer carcass movement to control CWD effective April 21, 2006. The Department of Natural Resources