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Big Cypress National Preserve

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Top Cheap Holiday Escapes Near South Florida

Gobble up turkey under a bamboo canopy in the sand or hang your stocking from a palm tree dangling over the surf at one of these tropical South Florida destinations.

12/24/2013

Florida Panther (Source: AP)

$12K Reward Offered In Suspicious Panther Death

The Florida panther is one of the most endangered animals in the world, which is why state and federal wildlife officials are now offering a $12,000 reward for information leading to an arrest and conviction in the suspicious death of an endangered Florida panther.

CBS Miami–12/19/2013

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Endangered Florida Panther Shot & Killed

An endangered Florida panther has been found dead of a suspected gunshot wound on federal land.
The panther was found dead Saturday in the Big Cypress National Preserve in Collier County.

CBS4–12/09/2013

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Top Spots For Off-Roading Near South Florida

Head inland to any one of these places and you’ll have a great off-roading experience to brag about.

11/06/2013

(Source: AP) A wild Florida panther wearing a radio tracking collar.

Endangered Florida Panther Killed Near Naples

Another one of Florida’s most endangered cats, the Florida panther, was struck and killed by a car near Naples.

08/08/2013

(Source: AP) A wild Florida panther wearing a radio tracking collar.

Endangered Panther Struck, Killed In SW Florida

Another one of Florida’s most endangered cats, a Florida panther, was struck and killed by a vehicle in southwest Florida.

CBS4–09/21/2011

Florida_Panther

Endangered Panther Struck, Killed In SW Florida

Another one of Florida’s most endangered cats, a Florida panther, has been found dead near a southwest Florida road after apparently being hit by a vehicle.

CBS4–07/12/2011

Collier County Brush Fire03

No More Smoky Haze As Big Cypress Wildfire 95% Contained

South Floridians are breathing a lot easier Friday now that the smoke and haze from a huge Everglades brush fire is nearly contained.

CBS4–05/13/2011

Mother Nature's Spring Cleaning

After A Day’s Break, Smoky Conditions Back

After a day’s respite, South Florida once again woke up to smoky, hazy conditions thanks to a wildfire burning in the Big Cypress National Preserve in Collier County.

CBS4–05/12/2011

Brush fire burning off SW 8th Street in SW Miami-Dade. (CBS4)

Big Cypress Wildfire 70 Percent Contained

While the smell of smoke wasn’t lingering over eastern South Florida on Wednesday morning, a raging wildfire to its west continues to burn.

CBS4–05/11/2011

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