• September 19, 2020

Tags : chronic wasting disease (CWD)

Texas Parks and Wildlife conducting Aerial Mule Deer Surveys in

AUSTIN – Over the next week or so, El Paso residents may see a low flying helicopter in and around the Franklin Mountains as the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department (TPWD) conducts aerial mule deer surveys in the area. This year’s survey runs from February 19 through 25.  Each year, TPWD flies surveys throughout the Trans-Pecos […]Read More

TPWD: Deer with Chronic Wasting Disease Found in Region; Officials

AUSTIN – The Texas Parks and Wildlife Department (TPWD) has confirmed chronic wasting disease (CWD) in three mule deer in El Paso, Hudspeth, and Hartley Counties; and three white-tailed deer in Medina, Dallam, and Hartley Counties. Officials with TPWD emphasize that the discoveries underscore the importance for aggressive detection, sampling and herd management to control the […]Read More