Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission
A 9-year-old boy is recovering after he fought off a 500-pound alligator in a lake, according to wildlife officials.
COLLIER COUNTY, Fla. (CBS Tampa) – Burmese python eggs are hatching all over Southwest Florida, increasing the threat to the native wildlife species. The Conservancy of Southwest Florida is asking for help in locating the […]
Wildlife officials are warning residents to watch out for bears on the move, particularly after a central Florida woman was attacked by a bear outside her home.
An endangered Florida panther that was rescued as a kitten has died less than a year after being released back into the wild.
Another bear has been trapped and euthanized in a central Florida neighborhood where a woman walking her dogs was mauled.
A public hunt for Burmese pythons in Florida’s Everglades won’t be repeated next year, a Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission spokeswoman said Monday.
Florida wildlife officials are reporting a record number of green sea turtle nests.
Although Karen lost its punch before it could strike Florida’s Panhandle, rough surf from the storm and the ongoing federal government shutdown hampered efforts on Sunday to monitor sea turtles along some of northwest Florida’s pristine beaches.
PENSACOLA, Fla. (AP) — Florida Fish and Wildlife commissioners are considering how to protect the state’s deer population from a deadly, mad cow-like disease. Meeting in Pensacola early Friday, the commissioners heard from experts about […]
An alligator bit a man on the leg while he was working on a dock at Lake Jeffery in north Florida.