Vilifying Wild Hogs?
This feller at a recent hunting program orientation at Duette Preserve in Manatee County wasn’t backing down from the staff biologist – feral hogs were being unfairly demonized. The biologist explained that corral traps were deployed near a portion of the property where longleaf pine restoration was taking place. Hogs are detrimental to these efforts, tough on the sapling pines as they dig up and consume the soft root system of the seedlings. They’ve even been described as “the arch… Read More »