Ticks now join moose, cars, cwd, crops, and trees as reason for fewer deer
Discussion on draft strategy 6.1.2:
“Partner with the MN Department of Health to develop information on the interaction and mitigation of deer and human health concerns, specifically Lyme disease”
• Members discussed whether reductions in deer populations could meaningfully reduce the incidence of Lyme and other tick-borne illnesses in humans.
o The representative from the Depart
o Another member cited studies showi
o The committee took a vote: 9 members voted to keep the strategy in place; 8 voted to eliminate it. Not the 75% majority the DNR seeks, but a majority vote none the less.
And the seats representing hunters are silent on the topic. Just like the DNR groomed them to be. Its a hosejob, and it when it is penned the hunters will get the shaft.