Tennessee Commission Creates a CWD Deer Hunting Unit

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NASHVILLE — The Tennessee Fish and Wildlife Commission has made changes to deer hunting regulations in continued response to chronic wasting disease (CWD) which was found in three southwestern Tennessee counties last winter. The commission approved the Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency’s recommendation to establish a new CWD deer hunting unit for the counties in which […]

North Carolina Deer Harvest for 2018-19 Season Down 9 Percent

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RALEIGH, N.C. — Results from the N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission’s annual deer harvest summary indicate hunters across the state reported harvesting 143,529 deer during the 2018-19 hunting season — a 9 percent decrease compared to the average harvest the last three seasons. Deer harvests changed little in the Central and Northwestern zones (-1.2 percent and […]

Commission Hears Update on CWD Status in Oklahoma

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The Oklahoma Wildlife Conservation Commission on Monday authorized the Director of the Oklahoma Department of Wildlife Conservation to take reasonable steps to respond to future developments related to chronic wasting disease (CWD) in Oklahoma. The authorization by a vote of 5-1 also instructed Director J.D. Strong to bring any such actions to the attention of […]