Authors as Published

Authored by Elizabeth Tsang, Former Undergraduate Student, Fish and Wildlife Conservation, Virginia Tech; and James A. Parkhurst, Associate Professor and Extension Specialist, Fish and Wildlife Conservation, Virginia Tech

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This publication provides an overview of the life history and behaviors of feral swine and the types of interactions residents of Virginia may expect to encounter with these animals, as well as recommended steps that can be taken to manage negative interactions with them.

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Publication Date

May 10, 2022