Chronic wasting disease surveillance underway in central Idaho 

by Logan Finney, Idaho Reports The arrival of a fatal neurological condition has Idaho Fish and Game officials concerned, but it’s not the only challenge facing Idaho’s deer and elk populations. The illness known as chronic wasting disease was detected this October in two mule deer in central Idaho. The samples were the first positiveContinue reading “Chronic wasting disease surveillance underway in central Idaho “

Gov. Little, lawmakers react to Simpson’s dam breaching proposal

By Melissa Davlin, Idaho Reports Since Congressman Mike Simpson unveiled his dam breaching proposal in early February, a handful of Idaho lawmakers have sent their reactions in newsletters to constituents. All of the reactions Idaho Reports has seen so far have been negative. On Thursday, Gov. Brad Little weighed in as well, saying that whileContinue reading “Gov. Little, lawmakers react to Simpson’s dam breaching proposal”