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#7052865 - 01/25/18 03:12 PM Montana..States Confront the Spread of a Deadly Disease in Deer
jeh7mmmag Online   happy

Registered: 11/01/04
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Loc: Colleyville, DFW, TX
JOLIET, Mont. — As darkness closed in, one hunter after another stopped at this newly opened game check station, deer carcasses loaded in the beds of their pickups.
They had been given licenses for a special hunt, and others would follow. Jessica Goosmann, a wildlife technician with Montana’s Fish, Wildlife & Parks Department, stepped outside to greet them, reaching for the neck of each freshly killed deer to cut an incision and remove a lymph node for testing.
On the edge of this south-central Montana village, where deer hunting is a way of life, the game check station has become the front line of the state’s efforts to stop the spread of a deadly infection known as chronic wasting disease.

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#7052880 - 01/25/18 03:20 PM Re: Montana..States Confront the Spread of a Deadly Disease in Deer [Re: jeh7mmmag]
RattlesnakeDan Online   content

Registered: 12/23/17
Posts: 590
Loc: San Antonio
The "Global Warming" of fish and game.
Just like Jesus, sometimes you gotta kill some hogs.

#7053160 - 01/25/18 07:44 PM Re: Montana..States Confront the Spread of a Deadly Disease in Deer [Re: RattlesnakeDan]
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Registered: 07/09/13
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Loc: Mountain Home, Uvalde, and Big...
Originally Posted By: RattlesnakeDan
The "Global Warming" of fish and game.

Yep. Science be damned. We’ve got a crisis to nurture and cultivate..
Crotchety old bastidge


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