Walmart planned for endangered forest lands in South Florida
One of the world’s rarest forests, a section of Miami-Dade County’s last intact tracts of endangered ... and indigo snake, the Florida bonneted bat, which was given federal protection last year, and two rare butterflies expected to be protected this ...
Endangered Florida Forest Will Be Destroyed To Make Room For Walmart And Chick-Fil-A
A section of rare and endangered forest in Florida’s Miami-Dade County will be destroyed to build a Walmart, Chick-fil-A, Chili’s, 900 apartments ... in South Florida and the Caribbean. “Over 225 types of native plants occur here and more than ...
Pythons in Florida Everglades: Is the Snake Invasion Only Beginning?
Pythons have invaded the Everglades, where they flourish in warm, wet habitat that has an abundant buffet of native species to feast on. The giant snakes were imported to North America as pets, but released or escaped into Florida’s wetlands they are ...
Python Snakes, An Invasive Species In Florida, Could Spread To One Third Of US
Although other factors such as type of food available and suitable ... the spread of non-native giant constrictor snakes, such as the Burmese python, now spreading from Everglades National Park in Florida. These "climate match" maps show where climate ...
Groups disagree on manatee’s endangered status
Downlisting manatees would not have immediate impacts on state or federal protections in Florida as manatees would still be listed as threatened and would be protected by the Marine ... that we can take it off the endangered species list,” Martin said.