Nutria Rat – information

Nutria semi-aquatic rodent native to South America originally was brought to the United States in 1889 for its fu

Nutria Rat General The Nutria Rat (Myocastor coypus,) of the order rodentia, is a large, semi-aquatic rodent native to southern South America. It has been described as “a cross between a beaver and a New York sewer rat.”1 Now found on 4 continents, and recognized as an invasive wildlife species in the United States (present […]