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RE: There are over 100,000 Burmase PYTHONS in the Florida Everglades. Small mammal production has dropped by 90%

BotanyMan wrote:

Yes, some of the Burmese Pythons are/descendants of released pets. However, the main cause of the population explosion is Hurricane Andrew. A large facility containing many pythons was destroyed in the storm, and the snakes escaped into the Everglades.

Yep. Destructive hurricanes have released a lot of invasive species into the wild.

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