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Invasive snail population grows in the Great Lakes
With the focus on Asian carp in recent years, some Great Lakes researchers fear the scientific community is losing sight of much smaller invaders from other continents that also pack a big punch. One in particular is the tiny faucet snail. A native of Europe, it has parasites that kill waterfowl such as ducks, scaup, and coots, the latter of which is a bird that Toledoans and others across North America affectionately call the mud hen.

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Metzger’s Mom Squad whips up cheer
Bake sale sweetens holidays for 3 families.

Bowling Green beats South Alabama 33-28
Falcons get late score to win the Camellia Bowl.

Drone finds explosives in Iraq, Afghanistan
UT graduate lessens degree of danger in global U.S. hot spots.

Ohio ranked 10th for Santa relocation
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