white-tailed deer http://wfpl.org en Officials Tracking Spread of Deer Disease http://wfpl.org/post/officials-tracking-spread-deer-disease <p><em>Information for this story also came from the Associated Pres</em>s</p><p>Kentucky wildlife officials are seeking the public&rsquo;s help in tracking the health of the state&rsquo;s deer herd.</p><p>They&rsquo;re trying to locate deer suffering from a fatal disease that&rsquo;s prevalent in warm weather.</p><p>It&rsquo;s called <a href="http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Epizootic_Hemorrhagic_Disease">epizootic hemorrhagic disease</a>&mdash;EHD---which has been found in white-tailed deer across the southeastern U.S. since 1966.&nbsp;&nbsp;</p> Mon, 16 Jul 2012 21:28:00 +0000 Rick Howlett 1023 at http://wfpl.org Officials Tracking Spread of Deer Disease