New giant snail population discovered in Florida

Florida’s Giant African Land Snail eradication effort, which has already eradicated more than 140,000 snails, is still top priority for the state due to the discovery of a new population of giant snails in another part of Florida.

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Environmental Specialist III (Medical Entomologist) needed in FL

The Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services is advertising for an Environmental Specialist III (Medical Entomologist) located in Tallahassee, Florida. The position requires expertise and knowledge of entomology, vector-borne disease epidemiology, and a broad understanding of arthropod control, identification, surveillance methods and mosquito control law.

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