Wildlife

CWD Updates

UpdateCWD – Protecting Ohio’s DeerJanuary 11 2022 - As a result of the two positive cases of Chronic Wasting Disease (CWD) that were detected in two deer in Wyandot County in December of 2020, the ODNR Division of Wildlife increased their surveillance of Ohio’s deer...

Windbreak Program Signups

New Signup Underway for Northwest Ohio Windbreak ProgramWe all are quite aware of the many benefits trees provide us.  Foremost, they provide the oxygen we breathe. They also reduce the amount of stormwater runoff, which reduces the amount of pollutants that can get into our...

Waterfowl Disease Outbreak

Possible Waterfowl Disease OutbreakSara Zaleski, Wildlife Research Technician with the ODNR Division of Wildlife, recently issued a statement that there is currently a possible disease outbreak occurring in waterfowl found in Erie, Ottawa, and Huron counties. Reports of sick and dead Canada geese and mallards...

OLHAP

Ohio Landowner/Hunter Access Partnership The Ohio Division of Wildlife (DOW) recently announced a brand new program known as the Ohio Landowner/Hunter Access Partnership (OLHAP).  Similar to their Cooperative hunting program they have had in place for several years now, the OLHAP program goal is also to...