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19

Mar

Florida pythons navigate home over record-breaking distanceA new study shows that Burmese pythons are skilled navigators, able to find their way back from over 20 miles away.

Florida pythons navigate home over record-breaking distance
A new study shows that Burmese pythons are skilled navigators, able to find their way back from over 20 miles away.

10

Jan

Hunters descend on Florida Everglades to catch giant invasive snakesThe hunter who kills the most snakes can win $1,500.

Hunters descend on Florida Everglades to catch giant invasive snakes
The hunter who kills the most snakes can win $1,500.

09

Apr

What’s new on the menu for Florida’s invasive pythons? Bird eggsKnown for terrorizing rangers and local mammal populations, the rogue snakes are now setting their sights on the eggs of native birds.

What’s new on the menu for Florida’s invasive pythons? Bird eggs
Known for terrorizing rangers and local mammal populations, the rogue snakes are now setting their sights on the eggs of native birds.

27

Feb

Are pythons overrunning the Everglades? Some experts now say noReports that Burmese pythons are devouring populations of mammals in Florida are premature, some exotic species experts say.

Are pythons overrunning the Everglades? Some experts now say no
Reports that Burmese pythons are devouring populations of mammals in Florida are premature, some exotic species experts say.

31

Jan

Pythons annihilate Everglades wildlifeResearchers estimate at least tens of thousands of the giant snakes inhabit the National Everglades Park.

Pythons annihilate Everglades wildlife
Researchers estimate at least tens of thousands of the giant snakes inhabit the National Everglades Park.

18

Jan

U.S. clamps ban on pythons, yellow anacondaThe U.S. announced a ban on Burmese pythons, after years of unsuccessful efforts to eradicate the giant snakes from Everglades National Park.

U.S. clamps ban on pythons, yellow anaconda
The U.S. announced a ban on Burmese pythons, after years of unsuccessful efforts to eradicate the giant snakes from Everglades National Park.