5,000 Burmese pythons removed from South Florida’s Everglades ecosystem

Wildlife officials removed 5,000 Burmese pythons from South Florida’s Everglades ecosystem. The nonnative pests kill other species. The state sometimes takes extraordinary measures to combat them. “We’ve learned through the Python Challenge that experience counts when finding and removing Burmese pythons,” said FWC Commissioner Rodney Barreto. “We can’t win the battle alone. It’s one team, […]