(1) There is
created CWD Management Zone 1 consisting of the following counties: Benton,
Carroll, Chester, Crockett, Decatur, Dyer, Fayette, Gibson, Hardeman, Hardin,
Haywood, Henderson, Henry, Lake, Lauderdale, Madison, McNairy, Obion, Shelby,
Tipton, Wayne and Weakley.
(2) If a
cervid (any member of the family Cervidae) tests positive for CWD in a
Tennessee county that is contiguous with a CWD Management Zone, then the county
shall become part of the adjacent CWD Management Zone.
(3) If a cervid tests positive for CWD in a
Tennessee county that is outside of and not contiguous with a CWD Management
Zone, additional CWD Management Zone(s) may be created.
(4) The Agency shall maintain and publish on
its website map(s) of CWD Management Zone(s).
Tenn. Comp. R.
Emergency rules filed December 21, 2018; effective through June 19,
2019. Emergency rules expired effective June 20, 2019, and the rule reverted
back to its previous status. Original rules filed May 15, 2019; effective
August 13, 2019. Amendments filed March 13, 2023; effective
Authority: T.C.A. §