67 Giant Snails Seized at LAX

LOS ANGELES — U.S. Customs and Border Protection intercepted some interesting cargo at LAX–67 live snails! The snails arrived from Nigeria, bound for San Dimas, California. Accompanying paperwork indicated they were for human consumption. However, a team of entomologists identified them as Giant African Snails, an extremely invasive species. They’re one of the world’s largest … Continue reading »