Meeting on chronic wasting disease to be held

Local News
deer 123_1555432407076.JPG.jpg

The Mississippi Department of Wildlife, Fisheries, and Parks is hosting public meetings to discuss changes for next year’s hunting season. 

This comes as a response to chronic wasting disease. 

On April 30, the meeting will be held at the Mississippi Museum of Natural Science in Jackson.

There will another meeting on  May 7 at the Forrest County Mississippi State Extension Office. 

Both of the meetings will begin at 6 pm. 

There were several reports of the chronic wasting disease this last deer season

Copyright 2019 Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.