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Apple snails can sicken humans if they are eaten raw or undercooked. Their egg masses also contain a toxin which can cause skin and eye rashes.
Because of their destructive impact, it is unlawful to transport, purchase, possess, sell or stock zebra mussels in public or private North Carolina waters.
The North Carolina Department of Agriculture is asking people to watch out for the spotted lanternfly during their Fourth of July travels.
North Carolina's latest invasive species has been found in western North Carolina, the state Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services said.
The itsy-bitsy spider climbed up the waterspout ... and all across the East Coast. Except in this case, the spider in question is not so little, according to Benjamin Frick, coauthor of a study of the Jorō spider species published in the journal Physiological Entomology.
Megan Marples, CNN