Other Selected News

Other Selected News

Todd Richmond: Conservation Congress asks DNR for wasting disease changesSeptember 3, 2019 (Associated Press – WI)

Susan Perry: Q&A: U of M’s Michael Osterholm calls for national leadership to address CWDAugust 16, 2019 (MinnPost – Minneapolis, MN)

Sarah Rieger: Critics warn of ‘totally unacceptable’ risk to humans after meat from 21 tainted elk herds enter food supplyAugust 15, 2019 (Canadian Broadcasting Corporation)

Will Brantley: Why testing for CWD is one of the biggest obstacles to fighting itAugust 9, 2019 (Field & Stream)

Walker Orenstein: Step inside Minnesota’s only lab for detecting CWD – the mad cow disease of deerAugust 7, 2019 (MinnPost – Minneapolis, MN)

Rae Bichell: New research on chronic wasting disease reiterates its potential to jump to other speciesJune 13, 2019 (KUNC – CO)

Selected Journalists Covering CWD

Chronic wasting disease is an issue that can quickly become complex. Finding a journalist or writer with a well-rounded perspective on the issue is invaluable. The following list of individuals delivering CWD coverage at local and national levels is provided for convenience and use as a resource and is not an endorsement by CIDRAP.

Dennis Anderson (Minneapolis Star Tribune – MN)

Rae Bichell (KUNC – CO)

Jason Bittel (The Washington Post)

Miles Blumhardt (The Fort Collins Coloradoan)

Will Brantley (Field & Stream)

Doug Duren (The MeatEater)

Patrick Durkin (Patrick Durkin Outdoors – WI)

Brett French (The Billings Gazette – MT)

Amy Hatfield (Grand View Outdoors)

Mark Kenyon (Wired To Hunt)

Phil McCausland (NBC News)

Todd Richmond (Associated Press – WI)

Jim Robbins (The New York Times)

Kristen Schmitt (goHUNT)

Ron Steffe (Outdoor News)

Lindsay Thomas, Jr. (Quality Deer Management Association)

Todd Wilkinson (Mountain Journal)