PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — The state Game Commission is holding a series of public meetings about “chronic wasting disease,” a disorder that can be deadly to deer and elk.
Those meetings will begin this week.READ MORE: Man Involved In High-Speed Police Chase In Penn Hills Wanted After Walking Out Of UPMC Mercy Hospital
They will be held across the state, with several locations in western Pennsylvania.READ MORE: 'I Don’t Know If You Overcome It': Caitlyn Kaufman's Mother Recalls Losing Her Daughter In Nashville Road Rage Shooting
Those locations include:
- North Versailles, Allegheny County: Wednesday, Oct. 23 from 7-8:30 p.m.
- Indiana, Indiana County: Monday, Oct. 28 from 7-8:30 p.m.
- Berlin, Somerset County: Thursday, Oct. 17, from 7-8:30 p.m.
Game commissioners will provide information on how to prevent chronic wasting disease from spreading.MORE NEWS: FDA Authorizes Pfizer's Coronavirus Vaccine For Children 12 To 15 Years Old
To check all the dates and times, visit the state’s website at this link.