Category: Conservation & Nature

Florida Python Challenge Pays to Kill Invasive Snakes

New contest aims to reduce the population of this non-native species wreaking havoc in the Everglades. With $10K on the line, the Florida Fish & Wildlife Commission hopes the competition will help restore the fragile ecological balance of this crucial area.

Drought conditions hurt duck breeding

DU predicts less waterfowl, and Butler laments Indiana’s wetland protection rollback as changing climate increasingly affects wildlife.