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January 26, 2020 07:34 PM

Eighty Burmese pythons were caught during Miami's 10-day Super Bowl hunt, designed to raise awareness about the invasive species decimating the Everglades.

January 22, 2020 12:57 PM

Florida remains the shark attack capital of the world, even if the capital is getting a little less crowded.

January 17, 2020 10:54 PM

Everglades National Park will delay a planned hike in entrance fees while the park continues whittling away at a massive backlog of maintenance repairs.

January 17, 2020 12:43 PM

When it comes to fighting climate change, the Democratic candidates agree: It’s critical that the […]

January 14, 2020 08:45 PM

Florida's task force to combat red tide plans to finalize some ideas for the state legislature soon.

January 13, 2020 02:11 AM

"There are things that I could have handled on the ground much better," the PM said. Many have linked the deadly fires to climate change and blamed conservative Australian governments for inaction.

January 11, 2020 01:42 PM

As massive fires continue to consume Australia, aboriginal elders like Noel Butler say officials need to listen to natives about fire control.

January 09, 2020 08:26 PM

Environmental groups filed a federal lawsuit Thursday challenging plans to widen roadways in primary habitat for the endangered Florida panther, the official state animal. 

January 09, 2020 05:11 PM

A 10-day competition to remove invasive Burmese pythons from public lands in South Florida begins Friday, Jan. 10.

January 08, 2020 10:16 AM

People on the front lines of climate change gathered Tuesday in St. Petersburg. The meeting was hosted by the Tampa Bay Regional Planning Council, which...