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Protecting the state deer population
FWC Commissioners were in Pensacola this morning discussing ways to protect the state's deer population from a deadly disease.
"Chronic Wasting Disease" spreads quickly among herds and cannot be treated or prevented.
Florida is one of only seven states where the disease has not been found.
State regulators want a ban that would prohibit owners of deer farms and hunting preserves from importing deer from other states.
But some say that would hurt business.