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Re: [APD] USDA Aquatic Snail Ban :( :( :(

Berne Kairunas wrote:
> One of my co-workers here at the shop found this while placing our 
> orders for the week.  Aparently snails are going to be in-state 
> bred/transfer only - and this to be effective JUNE 1st!!!! :(
> http://www.ekkwill.com/usaqsnailban.html
> stock up on your snails now folks... 

I imagine they are trying to stop the spread of New Zealand mud snails 
which are a very nasty pest. As with everything in life, there's a few 
idiots that have to mess it up for everyone by releasing their 
plants/snails/fish into the wild.

Jerry Baker
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