Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources

CWD Elk Year 2019

This table shows available CWD test results for the selected year from all counties where elk tissue samples have been collected. Results are sorted alphabetically by county name. Results for an individual year are for the CWD year, which runs from April 1st through March 31st. For example, the results for the 2019 CWD year would be April 1st, 2019 through March 31st, 2020.

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If a county name does not appear on the list, then zero elk were sampled from this location in the selected CWD year.

Note that the DNR data reported here only includes wild elk. For information on test results for Game Farm deer and elk, please contact the Wisconsin Department of Agriculture, Trade, and Consumer Protection (phone 608-224-4872, fax 608-224-4871).

County # Sampled # Analyzed Positive for CWD
Ashland 2 2 0
Bayfield 5 5 0
Jackson 1 1 0
Rusk 3 3 0
Sawyer 7 7 0

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