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Miami Herald: Dorcas’s Python Studies Could Benefit Everglades Residents

by Davidson College

Michael DorcasA Miami Herald video report discusses the threat that large, non-native constrictor snakes are having on the lives of "gladesmen" whose way of life is threatened by the pythons' decimation of small mammals in the Everglades. The story cites a study by Professor of Biology Mike Dorcas showing that the snakes have already destroyed almost all of some species.

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