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2013 Python Challenge

Python Body Count Goes Up!

AP | Posted 03.27.2013 | Miami

MIAMI — 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 ...

NEW Python Challenge Body Count Released

AP | JENNIFER KAY | Posted 01.18.2013 | Miami

IN THE FLORIDA EVERGLADES -- The man known as "Alligator Ron" has a lifetime of experience in the Florida Everglades, a fleet of airboats at his dispo...

Snake Bodies Not Exactly Piling Up

The Tampa Tribune | Keith Morelli | Posted 03.17.2013 | Miami

TAMPA -- The state of Florida this weekend unleashed a thrill-seeking public on the Burmese python, an invasive species that has set up house in the F...

PHOTOS: Python Challenge 2013

Posted 03.16.2013 | Miami

Hoping for help eradicating its most alarming invasive species, the state of Florida invited the general public into the everglades for a snake-huntin...

PHOTOS: 'The Zombies Of The Everglades'

AP | JENNIFER KAY | Posted 01.14.2013 | Miami

BIG CYPRESS NATIONAL PRESERVE, Fla. -- An armed mob set out into the Florida Everglades on Saturday to flush out a scaly invader. It sounds like the ...

Is Rick Scott's Python Hunt Too Dangerous?

Sun Sentinel | David Fleshler | Posted 03.09.2013 | Miami

Nearly 400 people have signed up to enter the Everglades and do battle with Burmese pythons, the giant constrictors that have emerged as the latest an...

Can You Bag The Longest For Cash Prize?

The Huffington Post | Joey Francilus | Posted 01.08.2013 | Miami

Florida officials are holding a contest to see who can bag the most and longest Burmese pythons in the hopes of enlisting the public's help in saving ...