Tennessee CWD News

TN – CWD Positive Deer Confirmed in Lauderdale County; Henderson County Joins High-Risk Category

Friday, January 15, 2021 | 02:36pm NASHVILLE — The Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency has announced that Lauderdale County has been confirmed as CWD (chronic wasting disease) positive. Henderson County is now classified as CWD High-Risk with the confirmation of CWD in a hunter-harvested deer in Madison County within 10 miles of Read more…

TN – Commission Creates a CWD Deer Hunting Unit and Implements Science-Based Regulations for Disease Management

Actions Taken at May MeetingFriday, May 24, 2019 | 04:28pm NASHVILLE — The Tennessee Fish and Wildlife Commission has made changes to deer hunting regulations in continued response to chronic wasting disease (CWD) which was found in three southwestern Tennessee counties last winter. The commission approved the Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency’s Read more…

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Locations Where CWD Was Found

Counties(accurate as of November 2021)

Chester, Gibson, Fayette, Hardeman, Haywood, Henry, Lauderdale, Madison, McNairy, Shelby, Tipton


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