TITLE

Sneaky Sssnakes

PUB. DATE
January 2010
SOURCE
Weekly Reader News - Edition 3;1/8/2010, Vol. 79 Issue 13, p3
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the increasing number of Burmese pythons and other large snakes in Florida and other U.S. states. According to scientist Gordon Rodda, pythons can move long distances in a short period of time. The increasing snake population may affect the ecosystem since the pythons eat everything from birds to bobcats. One way of preventing the snake population from rising is by banning people from bringing Burmese pythons into the U.S.
ACCESSION #
47278301

 

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