Snake Ban Hopes to Protect Everglades

Air Date: 01/23/2012
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The federal government has now made it illegal to import four types of snakes that have been a scourge to the ecosystem of the Florida Everglades. These snakes, especially the Burmese python, which has been known to eat deer and alligators, have proven to be a threat to several endangered species in the area.