Louisiana pays $5 a tail to encourage people to hunt the nutria.
I'm glad to see that my friend Chris Metzler's documentary about 20-lb nutrias (swamp rats) was fully funded on Kickstarter. (If you missed our post about the swamp rat meat taste test, here it is.)
While we are waiting for the documentary to come out, here's a somewhat gruesome gallery of swamp rat photos. Read the rest