What are nutria? Why are they harmful? And what are we doing to get rid of them? Find out here.

A team of wildlife professionals is on a mission to eradicate the destructive, invasive rodent nutria from the Chesapeake Bay's marshes. Steve Kendrot, wildlife biologist with the USDA Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS), leads us on a journey through an Eastern Shore marsh to find signs of nutria, and explains why it's so important for local landowners to support the eradication project.

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Steve Droter
Music:
"Demain je change de vie" by Löhstana David

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