CWD zones in southeastern Minnesota

The DNR created a southeast CWD management zone and a bordering southeast CWD control zone as part of its CWD response. Specific restrictions apply to each area.

Southeast management zone

Map highlighting the DPAs included in the southeast CWD management zone: 655, 643, 347, 648, 645, 646, 649. This area includes all deer permit areas in close proximity to where deer infected with CWD continue to be found.

Southeast control zone

Map highlighting the DPAs included in the southeast CWD control zone: 255, 343, 344. This area borders the management zone. Its purpose is to provide a buffer to help prevent further spread of CWD.