Tuesday, May 21, 2013

18ft python that weighs 128lb is captured and killed in Florida

The Burmese Python, an invasive species to the Florida Everglades, was found and killed by Jason Leon in a rural area southeast of Miami. He managed to snare the snake after seeing part of its body sticking out the undergrowth. With the help of a friend he killed the snake with a knife. According to University of Florida scientists, the snake was not carrying eggs.

http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2327972/Record-breaking-128lb-Python-measures-18ft-8in-long-captured-killed-Florida.html