The Python Patrol Training Workshop will start indoors with a presentation about Burmese pythons in Florida, regulations for this species, and how to identify invasive reptiles and report sightings. Afterwards participants in the Responder Training will head outdoors for a demonstration and practice catching large, invasive snakes. Responder Training participants must wear long pants and closed-toe shoes for the hands-on capture portion of the training.
When & Where
Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission
The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission is the state's regulatory agency that manages fish and wildlife resources for their long-term well-being and the benefit of people. FWC communicates with a variety of audiences to encourage participation, responsible citizenship and stewardship of the state's natural resources.