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A Burmese python flicks its tongue in the air

Welcome to the Florida Python Control Plan (FPCP) website, an interorganizational website consisting of management and research information and updates from a variety of organizations including federal, state and local agencies, tribes and non-governmental organizations.

Burmese pythons (Python molurus bivittatus) are large constrictor snakes native to Southeast Asia that have been introduced to southern Florida through the accidental escape or intentional release of captive animals.

Working to address the need for a unified, interorganizational plan to control invasive Burmese pythons.