brucellosis

Brucellosis Team To Meet In Worland November 12th
The Governor’s Brucellosis Coordination Team will meet in Worland, WY on November 12, 2014 at the Worland Community Center to discuss various brucellosis related issues. The meeting will run from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. and items on the agenda include a State Veterinarian update, a report on the …
Brucellosis Found In Big Horn Mountain Elk
POWELL, Wyo. (AP) — Two elk have tested positive for brucellosis in the Bighorn Mountains. However, no cattle in the same area have been found with the disease. State Veterinarian Jim Logan is recommending a risk assessment of livestock and advised area livestock producers to conduct voluntar…
Group To Tackle Livestock Disease In Elk
BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — Montana officials are turning new attention to elk as the source of the disease brucellosis following a string of infections in livestock, with plans to alter management of the popular big game species in parts of the state around Yellowstone National Park. Bison in the…
Yellowstone Bison Amass Near Border [AUDIO]
Yellowstone National Park is a reservoir of brucellosis. The livestock disease got there a century ago when infected cattle roamed freely inside the park, and now, brucellosis has been all but eradicated in domestic livestock, says Yellowstone Spokesman Al Nash. Bison in the park can carry the disea…
Drovers Move Bison From Yellowstone Park [AUDIO]
A test group of 25 bison will be herded out of Yellowstone National Park north into the Gardiner Basin Wednesday morning. The bison drive is a part of the Interagency Bison Management Plan that is designed to test whether the bison can leave the park without threatening domestic livestock with the d…