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People in the US have reported receiving packages marked as jewellery that actually contain mysterious seeds from China

Several people across the US have reported receiving packages marked as jewellery that actually contain mysterious seeds from China. Some Utah residents told Fox 13 they received small packages with Chinese writing indicating that the items were jewellery, but they contained unidentified seeds. Officials in Virginia and Kentucky told residents […]
People in the US have reported receiving packages marked as jewellery that actually contain mysterious seeds from China
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Florida wildlife services declared open season in Florida — for iguanas

Record-breaking heat in Florida is attracting green iguanas, so much so that homeowners are now encouraged to kill the invasive species on their property. Green iguanas are not native to Florida and are considered an invasive species. The reptile is not protected under the state’s anti-cruelty law. “Iguanas can also […]
Florida wildlife services declared open season in Florida — for iguanas
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A Virginia teen suffered third-degree burns after touching an invasive weed that can cause severe burns, blisters, scars, and blindness — here’s what you should know about giant hogweed

A 17-year-old boy named Alex Childress suffered third-degree burns after encountering giant hogweed while working at a landscaping job near Spotsylvania, Virginia. Giant hogweed, an invasive plant, was recently discovered in Virginia for the first time. Giant hogweed sap can make skin extremely sensitive to the sun, leading to third-degree […]
A Virginia teen suffered third-degree burns after touching an invasive weed that can cause severe burns, blisters, scars, and blindness — here’s what you should know about giant hogweed
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Why you should never release your pet goldfish into the wild

Goldfish may look small and cute in your home, but in the wild, it’s a different story. Releasing them into your local stream or lake is a bad idea. Following is a transcript of the video. Right now, Washington state is fighting of an invasion! The culprit? Goldfish. Yup, you […]
Why you should never release your pet goldfish into the wild