Hundreds Join Hunt For Pythons Wreaking Havock In The Everglades

Everyone needs a New Year’s resolution. You know, lose five pounds, exercise more, rid your state of giant, nonnative snakes.

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These snakes can grow more than 20 feet long, and they reproduce rapidly. If you’re interested in joining the competition, check out the details at Wondering how these guys slithered their way to the top of the food chain? Well, they will eat just about anything, sometimes even alligators. It’s pretty gross to watch a python eat an alligator (trust me), so I’ll share with you this epic Gator vs. Python battle instead:

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