we had this happen here in ohio a few years ago and killed several deer in southern ohio and other counties.i found 3 on our property that year.a really nice 8 and 2 does.so far this year we haven't found any.seem to go in cycles according to weather patterns and areas.as soon as the weather cools and starts to rain it should clear up.i hpoe you don't have to big of a die off from it.
Earlier this year at a meeting a DNR officer warned that this could happen in Branch County. He said last year there were several cases in St. Joseph County which is west of Branch, as well as other parts of SW Michigan, and that it would probably migrate over. He also mentinoed that, although sad, it is really low on the disease list and is not something that will wipe out the herd as the herd will eventually develop an immunity to it.
Still not good though.
Like Munster said, just hope it doesn't hit too hard.
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