EHD-Related Deaths Rise to 8,500
Despite dropping temperatures, EHD continues to spread through the deer herd this year. The number of deer reported with EHD has risen to just under 8,500. There are now 25 confirmed counties with 5 additional counties with reports.
The Department of Natural Resources will continue to update its map pinpointing the counties with confirmed reports and collecting the number of deer killed on the Michigan Emerging Diseases website.