Commission Takes ‘Bold Stance’ On Non-Native ReptilesCommercial breeding of non-native tegu lizards and green iguanas in Florida will end in three years despite the objections of reptile dealers and owners warning of the potential destruction of their industry.
Record Number Of Invasive Pythons Removed From Florida EvergladesA record number of Burmese python have been caught less than a year after two Florida agencies decided to combine forces and remove the invasive snakes from the Everglades.
Florida Judge Tosses Out Reptile LawFlorida lawmakers violated the state Constitution when they passed a measure this year that would largely prevent the possession, breeding and sale of certain types of non-native reptiles, a circuit judge has ruled.
Florida's Python Cowboy Snags Giant 17-Foot Burmese Python In EvergladesA South Florida python hunter, known as the Python Cowboy, recently captured a monster sized snake in the Everglades in a battle that left him bloodied and bruised.
Florida Bill Would Let State Agencies To Use Drones To Eradicate Invasive PythonsA unanimously approved bill would allow the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission and the Florida Forest Service to use drones in the fight against invasive Burmese pythons.
Giant Burmese Python Removed From Key Largo YardWe can’t end the year without another giant Burmese python capture.
'It's Been Life Altering': Florida's Female Snake Hunter Stalks Swamps For Invasive Burmese PythonsFlorida’s Fish and Wildlife is offering to pay you hundreds, even thousands of dollars if you are willing to do it.
Florida Trappers Step Up Efforts, Catch 3,600 PythonsFlorida Governor Ron DeSantis said Monday the Python Action Team had removed 1,000 pythons from the wild.
New High Tech Camera Could Help Florida In Fight Against Invasive Burmese PythonsSnake hunters will soon have a new tool in Florida's fight against the invasive Burmese python in the Everglades.
More Money, More Hunters For Florida's Python Elimination ProgramThe South Florida Water Management District is expanding the program that has already eliminated more than 2,500 invasive pythons from Florida's Everglades at the direction of Governor Ron DeSantis.
Gov. DeSantis To Expand Efforts On Eliminating Pythons From Florida EvergladesPythons have been terrorizing South Florida for several years, but Gov. Ron DeSantis' announcement on Wednesday could help crack down on the invasive species.
'Super Snake' Slithering Around Florida? DNA Study Says YesA study of Florida's python population has discovered some unnerving information about a possibly terrifying new breed of slithering creatures.
Hunters Have Killed 500 Invasive Pythons In Just 5 MonthsThe hunters tasked with eliminating the python problem in the Everglades have hit a major milestone.
Python Hunter Wrangles In Massive Snake: ‘It’s Like WrestleMania!’At 16 feet and 10 inches, the python made for a good pay day for Dusty "The Wildman" Crum.
House Approves Everglades Python Hunting BillA bill that would allow the state to enter into competitive bid contracts with private individuals to hunt pythons, lionfish and other invasive species has snaked its way through the House.