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Scared to Visit Florida? You Should Be!

NBC News TODAY:

I wrote an article on Florida’s python problem four years ago…

What’s worse than 12 feet of hungry alligator with jaws that can snap shut with 2,125 pounds of force? How about 20 feet of Burmese python that’s not afraid to try and squeeze the alligator to death? The gators are holding their own for now, but the infestation of exotic pythons continues to devour wildlife animals in Everglades National Park. Read the article:

Incidentally, pythons aren’t the only predators to endanger southern Florida’s delicate ecosystem. There are plenty of invasive species to scare away visitors, destroying the southern tourist industry. I wrote this article years ago, too:

Florida Inhabited by Invasive Species that Could Scare Tourists

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