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Gator that bit a man who was diving for golf balls captured by officials. (Source: CBS4)

Man Attacked By Gator At Weston Golf Course

Alligator trappers caught an eight foot gator at a Weston country club Wednesday—the same gator they believe is responsible for biting a man who was diving for golf balls.

07/23/2014

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)

Endangered Florida Panther Found Dead In Collier County

Another Florida panther has been found dead in Big Cypress National Preserve.

07/18/2014

An male alligator sends a mating signal to female alligators. (Source: CBS4)

Help Wanted: Alligator Trappers In Broward

Are you looking for a job or just want to earn a little extra cash? If you’re not afraid of getting up close and personal with a Florida Alligator, the FWC has the perfect job for you.

07/18/2014

Jason Soleimani (Source: The Miami Herald)

Fourth Of July Boating Accident Victim Laid To Rest

One moment Jason Soleimani, from New York, was with his girlfriend Heather Hanono on her family’s boat on Biscayne Bay, the next he was gone.

07/08/2014

July 4, 2014: A boating accident off of Dinner Key killed four people.  (Source: CBS4)

Families Dealing With Loss After Deadly Fourth Of July Boating Accident

Twenty-two people, in three different boats, were involved in a boat crash that left four people dead on the Fourth of July.

07/07/2014

Indian Speckled Cobra (Source: Kamalnv/Wikipedia.org)

Woman In Critical Condition After Being Bitten By Cobra At Wildlife Sanctuary

While cleaning a cage, an employee at a wildlife sanctuary was bitten by a cobra, wildlife officials said.

06/26/2014

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 SW Florida

A young Florida panther, officials say, was found dead Wednesday.

06/25/2014

(Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Gator Takes Bite At Cadet During Training

An instructor shot an alligator to death after it bit a law enforcement cadet during a training session on how to handle gators.

06/25/2014

Bull shark found in a land-locked pond in Brevard County. (Source: Jim Matthews)

What’s A Bull Shark Doing In A Central Florida Pond?

Wildlife officials are trying to catch a bull shark in Florida, but not from the ocean, from a land-locked pond located in a popular park.

06/24/2014

FWC Officers John Conlin (L) and Mitchell Robb (R) captured this 8-foot Red Tail Boa Constrictor in a U-Haul truck in Key West. (Source: FWC)

FWC Officers Wrangle Large Snake From U-Haul Truck

A couple of Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission officers turned into snake wranglers recently after responding to a call about a giant snake in a U-Haul rental truck in Key West.

CBS Miami–06/24/2014

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