Apple Snail Boom

Never heard of the apple snail? Me neither. But according to a story on WFTV, there’s currently a boom of apple snails that “could severly reduce the region’s wetlands, threatening water quality and crowding out native species.”

That’s pretty extreme for a snail!

1 Comment so far

  1. The Masked Blogger (unregistered) on May 31st, 2005 @ 1:08 pm

    Those slimy gastropods!

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