Invasion of the giant pythons

DVD - 2016

Florida's Everglades National Park is home to numerous unique and endangered animals and plants. The park has also become a dumping ground for a variety of non-native species, including Burmese pythons. The predatory snakes have moved into their new home with a vengeance, disrupting its delicate ecosystem. Follow scientists and snake hunters as they study the problem and try to find solutions to the growing crisis.

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Subjects
Genres
Documentary television programs
Wildlife television programs
Nature television programs
Video recordings for people with visual disabilities
Published
[Arlington, Virginia] : PBS [2016]
Edition
Widescreen
Language
English
Item Description
Title from title screen.
Running time on container is listed as approximately 60 minutes.
Originally broadcast as episodes of the PBS television program Nature in 2010.
Wide screen (16x9).
Physical Description
1 videodisc (approximately 53 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in
Format
DVD, region 1; widescreen (16x9); stereo.
Audience
TV rating: TVG.
Production Credits
Editor, Rob Davies ; photography by Simon Wagen, Paul Zenk and Shawn Heflick ; music, Will Slater.
ISBN
9781627897358
1627897356
Other Authors
F. Murray Abraham (narrator)
Review by Publisher Summary 1

Florida’s Everglades National Park is home to numerous unique and endangered animals and plants. The park has also become a dumping ground for a variety of non-native species, including Burmese pythons. The predatory snakes have moved into their new home with a vengeance, disrupting its delicate ecosystem. Follow scientists and snake hunters as they study the problem and try to find solutions to the growing crisis.

Review by Publisher Summary 2

Scientists and snake hunters study the problem of Burmese pythons who have been introduced to Florida's Everglades National Park despite not being a native species.