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Help Save the Everglades – Python Challenge

Registration Now Open

Registration is officially open for the 2024 Florida Python Challenge®, your chance to help remove invasive Burmese pythons from the Everglades while competing for exciting prizes.

This 10-day competition runs from August 9th to 18th, 2024, and is open to both experienced and novice participants. By removing these non-native predators, you’ll be directly contributing to the health of the Everglades ecosystem and its native wildlife.

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Key points to remember:

  • Registration and Training: Sign up and complete the mandatory online training course before August 9th.

  • Prizes: Compete for a share of over $25,000 in prizes across professional, novice, and military categories.

  • Impact: In 2023, the challenge removed over 200 pythons, bringing the total to nearly 1,000 since its inception.

Join the Fight! Head over to to register, learn more about the competition, and become a part of this critical conservation effort. Let’s work together to protect the Everglades, a natural wonder unlike any other!

2024-06-19T15:24:44-04:00July 1, 2024|Wildlife|

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