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Detroit Zoo sends snails back to Tahiti to restore species - Yahoo News

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    <table border="0" cellpadding="2" cellspacing="7" style="vertical-align:top;"><tr><td width="80" align="center" valign="top"><font style="font-size:85%;font-family:arial,sans-serif"><a href="http://news.google.com/news/url?sa=t&fd=R&ct2=au&usg=AFQjCNEcAkJuyWTIaiDQx8NwHhH6HOkYQA&clid=c3a7d30bb8a4878e06b80cf16b898331&cid=52778856077108&ei=dxllVbDMC5Cd8gWoj4CwAg&url=http://www.clickondetroit.com/news/detroit-zoo-saves-snail-species-from-extinction/33222460"><img src="//t0.gstatic.com/images?q=tbn:ANd9GcR0Y_jGtBTvvcnSRtfZikr9lyHt6U5g0vgomIeyO2Lk92xaqhWlOGF0U-gOJozLXBvl5dZzdDXq" alt="" border="1" width="80" height="80"><br><font size="-2">WDIV Detroit</font></a></font></td><td valign="top" class="j"><font style="font-size:85%;font-family:arial,sans-serif"><br><div style="padding-top:0.8em;"><img alt="" height="1" width="1"></div><div class="lh"><a href="http://news.google.com/news/url?sa=t&fd=R&ct2=au&usg=AFQjCNGCjaA0IMfUGEIulZtoaX3Bx7OEBw&clid=c3a7d30bb8a4878e06b80cf16b898331&cid=52778856077108&ei=dxllVbDMC5Cd8gWoj4CwAg&url=http://news.yahoo.com/detroit-zoo-sends-snails-back-tahiti-restore-species-224016428.html"><b>Detroit <b>Zoo</b> sends snails back to Tahiti to restore species</b></a><br><font size="-1"><b><font color="#6f6f6f">Yahoo News</font></b></font><br><font size="-1">The disappearance of the species and its cousins in the wild was a result of an effort at biological control of giant African land snails, which were introduced to Tahiti and other south Pacific islands in 1967 as a human food source for people, the <b>...</b></font><br><font size="-1"><a href="http://news.google.com/news/url?sa=t&fd=R&ct2=au&usg=AFQjCNEcAkJuyWTIaiDQx8NwHhH6HOkYQA&clid=c3a7d30bb8a4878e06b80cf16b898331&cid=52778856077108&ei=dxllVbDMC5Cd8gWoj4CwAg&url=http://www.clickondetroit.com/news/detroit-zoo-saves-snail-species-from-extinction/33222460">Detroit <b>Zoo</b> saves snail species from extinction</a><font size="-1" color="#6f6f6f"><nobr>WDIV Detroit</nobr></font></font><br><font size="-1" class="p"></font><br><font class="p" size="-1"><a class="p" href="http://news.google.com.au/news/more?ncl=dmn2VjjwTxS32TMUFDfuhYCJ_W-nM&authuser=0&ned=au"><nobr><b>all 14 news articles&nbsp;&raquo;</b></nobr></a></font></div></font></td></tr></table> More...