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DWR, Municipality's Deer Program Donates Game To Those In Need

The Utah Division of Wildlife Resources is hoping a decade-long program of donating poached or euthanized game meat can offset economic difficulties associated with COVID-19.

“There’s roughly 150 to 200 animals, euthanized animals, that are donated statewide, every year,” said DWR spokesperson Faith Heaton Jolly.


According to a press release, the program was started to reduce conflicts between farmers and ranchers in rural areas. Read the rest of the story on


This story is made possible thanks to a community reporting partnership between The Herald Journal and Utah Public Radio.