FYI News

Wild pigs affect Alabama wildlife and water

Researchers in Alabama are investigating the impacts of wild pigs on wildlife and the environment. Forthcoming research suggests that wild turkey (Meleagris gallopavo) numbers jump significantly two years after feral hogs (Sus scrofa) are removed.

FYI News

CWD found in Alabama deer

Chronic wasting disease has been detected in a hunter-harvested deer in northwestern Alabama, making it the 28th state where CWD has been documented. The disease has also been detected in four Canadian provinces. The fatal

TWS Local News

TWS Chapter meetings in July

The Wildlife Society’s sections, chapters and working groups hold meetings and workshops throughout the year. The following meetings are currently scheduled during the month of July: July 10-11, 2019: Alabama Chapter of The Wildlife Society