Deer feeding/disease account

The DNR’s deer feeding/disease account, created in 1997, is funded with 50 cents from every deer hunting licenses sold. Here’s where the money has gone:

Receipts: $5.49 million

Expenditures: $4.87 million

Including:

Chronic wasting disease surveillance: $2.8 million

Bovine tuberculosis in wild deer: $1.4 million

Elk and moose health: $314,000

Deer feeding: $170,000

General cervid (moose, elk, deer) health: $87,000