Technology is likely here to stay for good in many situations when it comes to how users are taking part in the outdoors. This is welcomed by some, while others view certain aspects of it going too far as it pertains to things such as fair chase. The recently-held Minnesota DNR Roundtable featured a wide-ranging discussion looking at the pros and cons many see with the tools at our fingertips.
The Chronic Wasting Disease Research and Management Act was approved by Congress on Dec. 23, advancing solutions for curbing the spread of the always-fatal wildlife disease.
In related news, results from Minnesota’s CWD management hunt Dec. 16-18 came in over the holiday weekend with three new suspected positives in the southeast, and no new positive cases found yet in permit area 184 near Bemidji.
DNR says no targeted culling will take place in DPA 184 near Bemidji this winter.