Snake Population to Be Bombed With Poison Mice

In Guam, pest control is a little more complicated than buying a better mousetrap. In fact it can require a few helicopters. To combat the invasive population of brown tree snakes, the U.S. Department of Agriculture's Wildlife Services will air drop mice laced with the painkiller acetaminophen into the dense jungles on the island. "We are taking this to a new phase," said Daniel Vice, assistant state director of U.S. Department of Agriculture's Wildlife Services in Hawaii, Guam, and the...Full Story
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