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    Source: http://www.courant.com/politics/hc-n...025-story.html

    Aggressive Ebola-Like Virus Killing Deer In Connecticut
    Gregory B. Hladky
    OCTOBER 25, 2017

    An invasive and usually fatal disease for white-tailed deer has been identified in Connecticut for the first time, state officials report, with more than 50 deer in Portland, Middletown and nearby communities showing symptoms of the virus.

    The ?Epizootic Hemorrhagic Disease (EHDV-6)? isn?t dangerous to humans, but the decomposing bodies of several deer killed by the virus have been found lying along the banks of the Connecticut River since September...

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