TWRA to consider grant to deal with diseased deer carcasses

By , Daily Memphian Published: December 06, 2019 4:05 AM CT

The Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency’s commission will consider providing funds, possibly up to $1 million, for a Fayette County incinerator just east of Collierville to dispose of deer carcasses infected with chronic wasting disease, according to state officials.


Ron Gant Chris Richardson Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency
Sam Stockard

Sam Stockard

Sam Stockard is a Nashville-based reporter with more than 30 years of journalism experience as a writer, editor and columnist covering the state Legislature and Tennessee politics for The Daily Memphian.


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