Everything To Know About The Four-Foot-Long Lizards Invading Georgia Right Now
As if all of 2020 hasn’t been challenging enough, Georgians can now add four-foot-long lizards to their list of things to worry about. An invasive species of lizard is threatening native Georgia wildlife, and let’s just say, these aren’t your average lizards. The Department of Natural Resources has a few things we should all know about these lizards and what to do when you spot one in Georgia.
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If you come across tegus in the wild, either dead or alive, the DNR is asking that you take a photo and report it right away. You can either email email@example.com or call (478) 994-1438. You can also report it online by clicking here.
A New Jersey native with over 15 years of writing experience, Marisa has studied at both New York University and Florida International University. She has lived all over the country, including a decade stint in South Florida. Marisa is well-versed in exploration as she travels a good majority of the year in her self-converted Sprinter van. Her articles have been featured in various notable publications over the years, she has a published collection of short stories, and three completed screenplays under her belt.
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