Florida Wildlife

Traps Set With Dead Snakes In Search For Missing King CobraFlorida wildlife officials are dropping the number of officers helping to search for a king cobra that escaped from an Orlando home last week.
Sea Turtles Set New Nesting Records In Georgia, FloridaSea turtles have set a new nesting record in Florida and other southeastern beaches, rebounding from a nesting slump last year.
Plan Would Limit Swimming With Manatees At Florida RefugeFederal wildlife officials want the public to voice their opinion on plans that would limit people from swimming among manatees at a Florida wildlife refuge.
Florida Increases Patrols For Exotic Nile Monitor LizardsFlorida wildlife officials are upping their control of another exotic reptile that is wreaking havoc on wildlife in the area.
Gov. Scott Declares March 21, Save The Florida Panther DayFlorida Governor Rick Scott declared March 21st as "Save the Florida Panther Day."
Study Suggests Pythons Throwing Off Everglades Food Chain A new study suggests the invasive Burmese Python is throwing off the balance of the food chain at Everglade's National Park.
10th Florida Panther Dies After Vehicle CollisionFor the second time in two days, an endangered Florida panther has been killed by a car.
Displaced Baby Otters Find New HomeTwo baby otters displaced during a South Florida cold snap have found a new home.
Ninth Panther Found Dead In FloridaWildlife officials said the remains of a 1-year old Florida Panther on Saturday in Lee County.
Pelican Patients To Be Released After Rehab Center UnveilingA group of rehabilitated pelicans will be released back into the wild on Friday, the same day as a new habitat for others of their kind is set to be unveiled.
Local Vet Rehabilitates Pelican, Amid Search For CulpritsA South Florida vet is helping rehabilitate a pelican found with his pouch slashed and his wing hacked off.
Pelicans Turning Up With Slashed Pouches, Missing WingsFlorida Wildlife officials are searching for a person or people who slashed a number of pelicans' pouches and hacked their wings off.