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Thread: Chrinic Wasting Disease - Sporting Rifle Article

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    After battling against CWD for over a decade, the British Deer Society warns that in many US states ‘it is now beyond control’. As it is resistant to weather conditions and normal disinfectants, the organisation is urging hunters travelling between the US and Europe not to bring potentially contaminated items home.Worryingly, the disease attaches to soil particles efficiently, meaning that campers, fishermen and walkers must be equally aware of the devastation that CWD reaching the UK and Europe would have.
    More info here: Chronic Waste Disease

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    The definitive study here:

    Interestingly the main worry is British servicemen, as well as NA Hunters bringing back the prions. And park deer rather than wild.

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