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Giant snail found in Florida
The Giant African land snail has been found in Miami-Dade County.
This specific type of snail is one of the most damaging snails in the world.
The snails can grow up to 8 inches long, lay up to 1200 eggs in a year and eat 500 different kinds of plants.
The pest was first found in Miami Dade County two years ago
Since then the U.S. government has spent more than 6 million dollars trying to get rid of it.