FILE - In this Feb. 2, 2011, file photo, T-Boy, a 6-week-old nutria, comes out of his hole at the Audubon Zoo in New Orleans. The California Department of Fish and Wildlife said Thursday, Feb. 8, 2018, it is trying to eradicate the rodents from the state because once established, nutria could cause loss of wetlands, damage to agricultural crops and levees, dikes and roadbeds.
FILE - In this Feb. 2, 2011, file photo, T-Boy, a 6-week-old nutria, comes out of his hole at the Audubon Zoo in New Orleans. The California Department of Fish and Wildlife said Thursday, Feb. 8, 2018, it is trying to eradicate the rodents from the state because once established, nutria could cause loss of wetlands, damage to agricultural crops and levees, dikes and roadbeds. Gerald Herbert, File AP Photo
FILE - In this Feb. 2, 2011, file photo, T-Boy, a 6-week-old nutria, comes out of his hole at the Audubon Zoo in New Orleans. The California Department of Fish and Wildlife said Thursday, Feb. 8, 2018, it is trying to eradicate the rodents from the state because once established, nutria could cause loss of wetlands, damage to agricultural crops and levees, dikes and roadbeds. Gerald Herbert, File AP Photo

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