Python Hunt Officially Began Today in Florida

Python Hunt Officially Began Today in Florida

The Burmese python hunt has over 800 competitors trudging through the Florida Everglades in search of the invasive snake species. The hunt began this morning and will end at 5 p.m. (ET) on August 15, according to officials who gathered for the kick-off of the annual event in Miami. The hunt will bring in up […]

Everglades: Focus of Obama This Earth Day [Video]

Everglades: Focus of Obama This Earth Day [Video]

This Earth Day President Barrack Obama is focusing on policy related to the Florida Everglades. President Bill Clinton first pushed for, and Congress enacted, the Everglades Restoration through Water Resources and Development Act in 2000. At that time, Clinton had expressed his fondness for the Everglades while noting the important role climate change will play […]