Watch: CWD Found in Arkansas Elk

The Arkansas Game and Fish Commission gives an update on the CWD case found in one of the state’s elk in 2015.

A elk stands silhouetted by the sunlight. (Photo by J. Crader/iStock)

Chronic Wasting Disease Confirmed in an Arkansas ElkHere’s a brief video that answers basic questions about the recent confirmation of a CWD-positive elk in Newton County, Arkansas.

Posted by Arkansas Game and Fish Commission on Thursday, February 25, 2016

 

An Arkansas elk killed in October 2015 tested positive for chronic wasting disease. The Arkansas Game and Fish Commission posted this video Thursday explaining the findings and what is being done to thwart the disease’s spread.