Battleground Everglades: War On Invasive Species

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Go behind the scenes of the fight against devastation caused by non-native plants and animals which have changed this precious resource forever. Charles J. Kropke joins military veterans known as the “Swamp Apes,” who capture Burmese Pythons, and explores strategies to stop the Old World Climbing Fern.

Battleground Everglades explores the struggle to save one of the world's most revered wetlands: Florida's Everglades. This series follows one of the most dramatic chapters in the long history of Everglades restoration, and examines other threats to Florida’s ecosystem. Hosted by Charles Kropke.