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State Recommends SW Florida Oil Drilling Approval

A permit given to a Texas company to drill an exploratory oil well in southwest Florida will not be rescinded.

04/17/2014

Florida Panther (Source: AP)

Endangered Panther Struck, Killed By Vehicle

Another endangered Florida panther has died after being struck by a vehicle. The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission said the remains of the four to five year old uncollared male panther were found April 14th.

04/14/2014

WEST PALM BEACH, FL - APRIL 03:  A 2-year-old Florida panther is released into the wild by the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) on April 3, 2013 in West Palm Beach, Florida.  The panther and its sister had been raised at the White Oak Conservation Center since they were 5 months old. The FWC rescued the two panthers as kittens in September 2011 in northern Collier County after their mother was found dead. The panther is healthy and has grown to a size that should prepare him for life in the wild.  (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Panther Fatally Struck By Vehicle In Florida

Another endangered panther, the fifth this year, was killed by a vehicle in southwest Florida.

04/04/2014

Florida Panther (Source: AP)

Panther’s Remains Found In Big Cypress Preserve

The remains of a rare Florida panther found over the weekend in the Big Cypress National Preserve will be turned over to the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission for evaluation.

03/31/2014

A male panther, about 4 years old, was sedated and tagged (pictured here). A few weeks later the panther was found dead. (Courtesy: Mark Lotz, FWC)

Panther Found Dead In Broward Believed To Be Hit By Car

The remains of what appears to be a four-year-old Florida panther is being sent off to Gainesville where a necropsy will be performed to determine the cause of death—but it appears the endangered panther was hit by a car or truck.

03/19/2014

WEST PALM BEACH, FL - APRIL 03:  A 2-year-old Florida panther is released into the wild by the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) on April 3, 2013 in West Palm Beach, Florida.  The panther and its sister had been raised at the White Oak Conservation Center since they were 5 months old. The FWC rescued the two panthers as kittens in September 2011 in northern Collier County after their mother was found dead. The panther is healthy and has grown to a size that should prepare him for life in the wild.  (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Panther Killed In South Florida

The body of a 4-year-old Florida Panther has been found dead in Broward County.

03/18/2014

Florida Panther (Source: AP)

Wildlife Officials Release Panther Back Into Wild

Wildlife officials are hoping the third time will be the charm when they go to release an endangered Florida panther that was rehabilitated after a car crash.

03/10/2014

Florida Panther (Source: AP)

Release Of Rehabilitated Panther In SW Fla Delayed

The release of an endangered panther, which was rehabilitated after being struck by a car, has been postponed for at least a day .

03/05/2014

Florida panther kitten rescued in Collier County. (Source: Florida Fish And Wildlife Conservation Commission)

Panther Kitten Rescued In Collier County

Sometimes news stories don’t end well; and then there are stories like this one that has the “purrfect” ending that will leave you “roaring” with joy.

CBS Miami–02/20/2014

WEST PALM BEACH, FL - APRIL 03:  A 2-year-old Florida panther is released into the wild by the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) on April 3, 2013 in West Palm Beach, Florida.  The panther and its sister had been raised at the White Oak Conservation Center since they were 5 months old. The FWC rescued the two panthers as kittens in September 2011 in northern Collier County after their mother was found dead. The panther is healthy and has grown to a size that should prepare him for life in the wild.  (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Third Endangered Florida Panther Death Of 2014 Reported

A young panther was found dead, apparently struck and killed by a vehicle, in rural Collier County. This is the third panther death of 2014.

01/23/2014

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