wild pigs

JWM: Landfills bolster wild pig numbers

April 22, 2021

Landfills may bolster wild pig numbers by providing a supplemental food source, increasing their size and boosting reproduction. The giant trash heaps might also ...

Wild pig conference goes virtual

June 2, 2020

The National Wild Pig Task Force’s 2020 conference is going virtual for the month of June, and registration is free. The task force had its in-person conference ...

Working to clear Illinois of feral swine

May 1, 2020

In late March, Wildlife Services in Illinois conducted the first aerial control operations for feral swine in Illinois since 2014. Using an agency helicopter based ...

JWM: Wild pigs affect native plant life

March 24, 2020

In Michigan, small localized populations of wild pigs are disturbing native forest vegetation — altering rare plant communities and soil chemistry — at least in ...
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