Rare & Dangerous Parasite Found In South Florida SnailsThe battle to get rid of the invasive and destructive Giant African Land Snails is gaining new importance after a new study found a rare parasite in the snails, and three other non-native species of snails, can cause serious health problems in humans and animals.
First Giant African Land Snails Found In Broward Countyhe battle to get rid of invasive and destructive Giant African Land Snails just got a little harder after the disease-carrying, stucco-eating mollusk was located for the first time in Broward County.
Miami-Dade Must Be Vigilant In Fight Against Giant African Land SnailsThe battle to rid South Florida of the Giant African Land Snail is going well but not well enough.
Giant African Land Snails Are Giant Issue In Miami-DadeThe Giant African Land Snail has become a giant issue in South Florida which has already led to snail-sniffing dogs and teams of people trying to capture the invasive species.
More Than 78,000 Giant African Land Snails Collected In S. Fla.It’s been a year since the Giant African Land Snail began its invasion of South Florida. Since that time, more than 77,000 snails have been collected on 340 properties in Miami-Dade County.
More Than 40,000 Giant African Land Snails Collected In S. Fla.The Giant African Land Snail may not sound like a rapidly growing problem. But state officials have been trying to fight the invasion since September of last year.
Thousands Of Giant African Snails Captured In Miami-DadeThirty seven thousand and counting. That’s how many Giant African land snails have been collected in Miami-Dade since the first one was found in September, 2011.
Landscapers To Join Battle Against Giant African Land SnailsMiami-Dade landscapers were educated Friday on how to battle a growing invasion of the Giant African Land snails.
Fla. Officials Going On A Giant African Snail HuntFlorida agriculture officials are in Miami Friday to check out the invasion of the Giant African Land snails.
Fla. Officials To Tour Giant Snail AreasFlorida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services Secretary Adam Putnam will be visiting South Florida Friday to tour the areas that are being infested by Giant African Land Snails.
State Making Progress On War Against Giant SnailsThe war against the giant African Land Snail continues across South Florida, the the generals directing the battle say the enemy is being hunted down and captured, thanks to help from the public.
Giant African Land Snails Return To South FloridaThey’re back. Giant African land snails which once took a decade to eradicate from South Florida have returned.