Hunters kill 11 Burmese pythons in Florida hunt - Outdoors - MiamiHerald.com
Update reported in the Miami Herald:
Python Challenge 2013, aimed at culling South Florida’s population of invasive Burmese pythons and raising awareness about the hazards posed by non-native species, has claimed 11 snakes since its Saturday kickoff.
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More than 800 people from more than 30 states have registered to compete in the month-long challenge, which will award prize money for the most and largest pythons harvested.