On the Web - Read about efforts to eradicate the invasive brown tree snake in Guam by dropping thousands of dead mice laced with toxin. What could possibly go wrong?
US to Bomb Guam with Dead Mice
The Reptile Report - In a desperate attempt to kill off two million brown tree snakes that are plaguing the territory of Guam, the US is bombing the island with poisoned dead mice, hoping that the snakes will eat them.
The pile of dead mice, laced with painkillers that are deadly for snakes, will rain down onto Guam’s jungle canopy as scientists drop them from helicopters in a last-ditch attempt to eradicate the invasive species.
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