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Burmese pythons are getting plenty of attention lately. Congress is considering a federal ban on importing the snakes and moving them across state lines, and there has been talk of hunting the snakes down. Florida has many non-native plants, pests and animals that aren't as threatening to humans but still cause harm. This week, learn about some of those species and efforts to limit their impact.
Capt. Jeff Fobb explains that most species of pythons aren't the huge 20-foot snakes often mentioned. (0:57)
Kristina Serbesoff-King describes a couple of invasive insects that she says are becoming problematic right now. (0:59