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    Slugs only appear to be around after it has rained?
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    Just wondered, there's probably a really obvious answer but u know
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    (Original post by CheeseIsVeg)
    Slugs only appear to be around after it has rained?
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    Just wondered, there's probably a really obvious answer but u know
    They like to sing in the rain?
    They come out specifically for our acidified rainwater?
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    Honestly dude I got no clue :laugh:
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    Slugs only appear to be around after it has rained?
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    Just wondered, there's probably a really obvious answer but u know
    Apparently it is because they are under soil, when it rains a lot they can drown and also to keep moist.
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    Slugs only appear to be around after it has rained?Just wondered, there's probably a really obvious answer but u know
    Slugs are mostly water, are soft bodied and produce a large quantity of protective mucous. Because of these characteristics, they are prone to drying out and are active when temperatures are between 38 and 88 degrees Fahrenheit and when relative humidity is near 100 percent. Typically, slugs are active and feed at night when temperatures are lower, there is less wind and relative humidity is higher. However, slugs may be seen moving around and feeding during the day if it is cloudy and cool or rainy.

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    http://homeguides.sfgate.com/slugs-c...ins-85678.html
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    (Original post by Dinasaurus)
    Apparently it is because they are under soil, when it rains a lot they can drown and also to keep moist.
    Oh cool, thank you for your wisdom
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    I guess your average slug can't swim
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    (Original post by Platopus)
    Slugs are mostly water, are soft bodied and produce a large quantity of protective mucous. Because of these characteristics, they are prone to drying out and are active when temperatures are between 38 and 88 degrees Fahrenheit and when relative humidity is near 100 percent. Typically, slugs are active and feed at night when temperatures are lower, there is less wind and relative humidity is higher. However, slugs may be seen moving around and feeding during the day if it is cloudy and cool or rainy.

    Don't thank me, thank Google

    http://homeguides.sfgate.com/slugs-c...ins-85678.html
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    Both google and you for making the effort
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    Cheers
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    Both google and you for making the effort
    Haha Google says you are very welcome
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    (Original post by Platopus)
    Slugs are mostly water, are soft bodied and produce a large quantity of protective mucous. Because of these characteristics, they are prone to drying out and are active when temperatures are between 38 and 88 degrees Fahrenheit and when relative humidity is near 100 percent. Typically, slugs are active and feed at night when temperatures are lower, there is less wind and relative humidity is higher. However, slugs may be seen moving around and feeding during the day if it is cloudy and cool or rainy.

    Don't thank me, thank Google

    http://homeguides.sfgate.com/slugs-c...ins-85678.html
    Yet you still got a rep for it.
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    Yet you still got a rep for it.
    I shall dedicate this rep to Google, I feel guilty claiming it for myself
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    Yet you still got a rep for it.
    (Original post by Platopus)
    I shall dedicate this rep to Google, I feel guilty claiming it for myself
    To be fair, fellow TSRians, searching, making it bold, typing extra things, using precious seconds, air molecules of life to reply still makes it all worthwile
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    N'est pas? :rofl:
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    (Original post by CheeseIsVeg)
    To be fair, fellow TSRians, searching, making it bold, typing extra things, using precious seconds, air molecules of life to reply still makes it all worthwile
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    N'est pas? :rofl:
    (Original post by CheeseIsVeg)
    To be fair, fellow TSRians, searching, making it bold, typing extra things, using precious seconds, air molecules of life to reply still makes it all worthwile
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    N'est pas? :rofl:
    Yes, I put a lot of work into my reply! Tries to convince self...
 
 
 
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