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 […]

Burmese Pythons to Be Managed and Caught by Florida Volunteers

Burmese Pythons to Be Managed and Caught by Florida Volunteers

Burmese pythons need to be managed in Florida and wildlife associations are calling on volunteers to catch them to further decrease the python population. Burmese pythons, Python bivittatus, are a native species to Southeast Asia. Though, they have now become an established species in tropical climate of south Florida. Therefore, eradicating them from area is […]