Tag: pythons

August 20, 2019

Florida boosts efforts to combat invasive pythons

Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis announced plans to double resources to remove Burmese pythons (Python bivittatus) from in and around the Everglades. The governor says contracted hunters will be used to...

September 4, 2018

Is a more harmful python emerging in the Everglades?

Biologists studying invasive pythons in the Florida Everglades came across a disturbing finding. While most of the snakes they studied showed genetics of Burmese pythons (Python bivittatus), as expected, 13...