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Giant Snails

State Launches Four-Legged Solution To Slimy Infestation

Reuters | Posted 10.30.2013 | Miami

By Kevin Gray MIAMI (Reuters) - Florida officials trying to eradicate the Giant African Land Snail, one of the world's most destructive...

Giant, House-Eating Snails Invading Florida

Reuters | Posted 06.15.2013 | Miami

By Barbara Liston ORLANDO, Florida (Reuters) - South Florida is fighting a growing infestation of one of the world's most destructive i...

PHOTOS: 33,000 Giant African Land Snails Captured In Miami

Huffington Post | Janie Campbell | Posted 05.08.2012 | Miami

Miami is being invaded again, and we're not talking about snowbirds -- though this problem moves just as slowly. More than 33,000 giant African land s...

PHOTOS: Giant Snails Invade Miami Neighborhood

The Huffington Post | Posted 11.19.2011 | Green

Miami, with its beautiful beaches, warm temperatures and vibrant nightlife, might be known for its fast-paced atmosphere, but now residents are findin...

Giant Snails Used To Monitor Air Pollution

The Huffington Post | Joanna Zelman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

Apparently humans have found another debatably cruel use for snails beyond escargot. A Russian waterworks company is using six Giant African snails to...