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LISTEN: Feral Hog Hunt Takes To The Air

LISTEN: Feral Hog Hunt Takes To The Air

Over complaints from those who live near two wildlife management areas, including one near Pearl River in St. Tammany Parish, the state Department of Wildlife and Fisheries is moving forward with plans to hunt feral hogs from the sky, with marksmen flying over in helicopters.

A spokesperson tells 99.5 WRNO that with possibly over 500,000 feral hogs in the state, hunters are not able to keep up with the growing hog population.

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