Biologists Remove Python from Everglades

Image: Biologists Remove Python from Everglades

Detailed Description

This 16 1/2-foot python, being removed from the wild by USGS and NPS personnel, was captured in a thicket in Everglades National Park in May 2012. The python was equipped with a radio-transmitter and an accelerometer as part of one of the Burmese python projects led by USGS to learn more about the biology of the species to help in efforts to develop better control methods.

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Image Dimensions: 3888 x 2592

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Location Taken: Everglades National Park, US