106 Burmese Pythons Captured In Florida, Including 15-footerThe 106 Burmese pythons captured over a monthlong hunt won't help control Florida's invasive snake population, but wildlife officials said Saturday that doesn't matter as much as the awareness they bring to the state's environmental concerns.
New Winner Announced For State's Python Challenge
Tally In Florida Python Hunt Holds At 50 Snakes More than 1,500 hunters are struggling to find more Burmese pythons as a public hunt for the invasive species continues in the Everglades.
Florida's Python Hunt Yields 41 Snakes So Far More than three dozen Burmese pythons have been hunted during Florida's "Python Challenge" that ends in less than two weeks.
Florida's Python Hunt Yields 37 Snakes So Far Florida's "Python Challenge" is more than halfway through, with more than three dozen Burmese pythons killed so far.
30 Pythons Killed So Far In Florida's Python Hunt More than 1,000 people signed up to hunt Burmese pythons in the Florida Everglades, but just a fraction of them have been successful so far.
21 Invasive Pythons Killed So Far In Fla. Contest The man known as "Alligator Ron" has a lifetime of experience in the Florida Everglades, a fleet of airboats at his disposal and knows the habitats of furry prey for large reptiles. He still couldn't lead a pack of hunters to a single Burmese python.
Vultures Attack Visitors' Cars In EvergladesVisitors to parts of Everglades National Park are getting tarps and bungee cords to make their vehicles less delectable to vultures.