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Journalist Ron Seely On CWD, New Research

Clip: Season 1600 Episode 1621 | 6m 4s

With deer hunting season underway, Ron Seely, a freelance journalist and lecturer at UW-Madison, discusses the issues arising from Chronic Wasting Disease (CWD). The disease affects the deer population in Wisconsin. Scientists are still coming to terms over the threat to humans if venison containing CWD is consumed. According to Seely, new research shows that the diseased can linger in soil and be

Aired: 11/24/17

Rating: TV-G

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