Florida's python hunting season ending with no snakes killed or captured

Florida’s first python hunting season ends Saturday with no reptiles being reported captured and killed.

The season opened March 8 for anyone with a hunting license who paid a $26 permit fee to hunt down the nonnative reptiles on state-managed lands around the Everglades in South Florida.

In addition to Burmese pythons, hunters also were allowed to kill Indian and African rock pythons, and green anacondas and Nile monitor lizards.

Read full story HERE.


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Wildlife advocate, conservationist and environmentalist.
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