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Marketplace Report - Feral swine, "the worst invasive species we'll ever see"
They're called feral swine, wild boars, feral hogs and wild pigs. Farmers refer to them as the “rototillers” of nature. Found in at least 35 states with a population of more than 5 million, feral swine cause at least $1.5 billion in damages and contr…Read more...
Protecting Endangered Species from Feral Swine Damage
Havasu National Wildlife Refuge was established by Franklin D. Roosevelt in 1941, as a refuge and breeding ground for migratory birds and other wildlife. Feral swine are a hazard to the threatened, endangered, and native wildlife species of the refug…Read more...
Join MDC Wild Webcast on Feral Hogs March 21
Join the Missouri Department of Conservation (MDC) for its upcoming interactive Wild Webcast on feral hogs on Wednesday, March 21, from noon to 1 p.m.Read more...