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Invasive Species: Critters, weeds invading Louisiana, destroying habitat

Ecologist Jacoby Carter is shin deep in the muck of a roadside ditch in St. Mary Parish, chasing down a tip that one the latest foreigners to invade Louisiana is on the move. The telltale signs are obvious — bright pink clusters of eggs cling to plant stems and culverts — and it doesn’t take Carter long to spot the suspect. [email protected] 10:17