AGFC proposes measured management for CWD

AGFC proposes measured management for CWD

  By Johnny Carrol Sain The Arkansas Game and Fish Commission’s CWD management plan is based heavily on public relations. The month of May has 12 planned town-hall style public meetings (May 19, 24, 26) as well as a one-hour broadcast that aired on AETN on May 23. In addition, AGFC plans to email CWD literature and regulation proposals to every one of the state’s approximately 300,000 licensed deer hunters. I attended the...

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CWD and politics

CWD and politics

  I wrote this ¬†Letter to the Editor for The Courier, a local newspaper, in response to a puzzling column by David Mosesso regarding CWD and politics as well as the real risks involved with the discovery of CWD positive deer and elk in Arkansas. Since the time this letter was published, CWD positive deer have been found in two other Arkansas counties including my home county of Pope. You can read the published letter here¬†, and you can...

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