Chronic wasting disease, or CWD, is a neurological disease infecting wild white-tailed deer in Iowa and throughout North America. This article reviews the most relevant and up-to-date scientific information about the disease and provides recommendations for addressing this emerging challenge in Iowa.
Natural Resource Ecology and Management
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Adam Janke and Julie Blanchong. "Chronic Wasting Disease in Deer" (2016)
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