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Decline In Hunters Threatens How U.S. Pays For Conservation

By Nathan Bott Tom Wrasse is at his hunting shack alone. Light pours into the small room from a window framed by antlers, harvested from the surrounding central Wisconsin woods. On the opposite wall is a collage of fading photos, … Continue reading

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Panel wants stepped-up fight against deadly deer illness

  By The Associated Press • Jan 22, 2018 57 deer in six Lower Peninsula counties have tested positive for chronic wasting disease. flickr user Rachel Kramer / http://j.mp/1SPGCl0 An advisory panel is calling for stepped-up efforts to prevent the … Continue reading

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Moretti Elected NDA Board Chair

January 9, 2018 | by National Deer Alliance To further serve as the guardian for wild deer conservation, the National Deer Alliance recently elected Miles Moretti, CEO of Mule Deer Foundation, as Chairman of the Board during its annual meeting … Continue reading

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MAFWA Directors’ Meeting

Save the date! The 85th Annual Midwest Association of Fish & Wildlife Agencies Directors’ Meeting will be held Sunday, June 24 – Wednesday, June 27, 2018 at the Ramkota Hotel and Conference Center in Bismarck, North Dakota. The MAFWA Directors’ Meeting … Continue reading

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West Nile Virus found in Michigan ruffed grouse

Dec. 4, 2017 Contact: Tom Cooley, 517-336-5034 or John Pepin, 906-226-1352 No evidence of human infection from eating properly cooked game For the first time, the Michigan Department of Natural Resources recently confirmed the presence of West Nile Virus in … Continue reading

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