Roman Snail

Roman Snail

Observation - Roman Snail. Description: An impressively large snail! There are quite a lot of these on the chalk of the Chilterns escarpment, although this one was in an area of conifer plantation where the leaf-litter was presumably more acidic. These snails are now protected under the Wildlif

An impressively large snail! There are quite a lot of these on the chalk of the Chilterns escarpment, although this one was in an area of conifer plantation where the leaf-litter was presumably more acidic. These snails are now protected under the Wildlife and Countryside Act.