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Invasive Species Council to get feral swine update

by The Western News
| September 6, 2022 7:00 AM

The Montana Invasive Species Council will hold its next meeting Wednesday, Sept. 7, in Helena.

The meeting will take place from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. at the Montana State Capitol room 152 and a virtual option will be available.

The meeting will commence with a welcome from Chair Bryce Christiaens. The Council will hear updates on feral swine and Prussian carp and will review comments from council stakeholder listening sessions. The council will discuss plans for the council Summit to be held Oct. 25-26 in Helena.

The Montana Invasive Species Council is a statewide partnership working to protect Montana’s economy, natural resources, and public health through a coordinated approach to combat invasive species.

All meetings are open to the public. For more information about the meeting and to access meeting materials, visit misc.mt.gov or email Liz Lodman, Council Administrator, at liz.lodman@mt.gov.

A live stream video of the meeting can be found on the Montana Legislative Division website at: https://leg.mt.gov/audio-video/

To participate via zoom, email a request to MISC Administrative Assistant Anna Passage at anna.passage@mt.gov and include your name and affiliation. Written comments can be emailed to staff and will be forwarded to the Council.