Feral pigs in Canada reach borders of Montana


By: MTN News

via Scripps Media/KPAX (MT) - Jan 08, 2020


The Montana Invasive Species Council met in Helena today to talk about the problem posed by wild pigs, or feral swine in Montana.


Officials from the Department of Livestock warn that pigs can be an incredibly destructive predatory species with the ability to impact both rural and urban areas.


Feral swine have yet to be spotted in Montana, but pigs are encroaching from Canada and have been seen as close as five miles on the Saskatchewan side of the border...