Chronic Wasting Disease Prevention

Photo Credit: Courtesy of NDOW

by Nevada Department of Wildlife

In this week's Nevada Wild, Ashley Sanchez and Aaron Keller sit down with Nevada Department of Wildlife Veterinarian Nate LaHue to talk about Chronic Wasting Disease (CWD), a transmissible neurological disease that is always fatal to animals in the deer family. Nate explains the state's efforts to prevent the disease from entering Nevada, and explains what hunters can do to help.

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Nevada Department of Wildlife Reports
for Thursday, October 14th, 2021

Lake Mead: Anglers are enjoying an increase in black bass action
Lake Mohave: Water levels are low for fall razorback sucker conservation activities
Colorado River - Laughlin: ost action has been reported downriver, south of Big Bend
Las Vegas Urban Ponds: Fishing has been sluggish
Kirch Wildlife Management Area: . Variable weather and high winds have made it challenging
Eagle Valley Reservoir: Anglers have been doing well from shore
Echo Canyon Reservoir: Rainbow trout have been biting well
: NDOW Southern Fishing Report