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How Two Indian Snake Catchers Caught 14 Burmese Pythons in Two Weeks in Florida

How Two Indian Snake Catchers Caught 14 Burmese Pythons in Two Weeks in Florida

mag813 January 26, 2017 0

For years, Florida wildlife officials have struggled to tackle a growing problem in the Everglades: the invasive Burmese python, which devours the mammal population (like raccoons, opossum and rabbits) and out-competes native predators (such

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Two New Mosquito Species Land in Florida

Two New Mosquito Species Land in Florida

mag813 January 25, 2017 0

One month after being declared Zika-free by the Center for Disease Control, the state of Florida has been recognized as the home of two new mosquito species. Two tropical disease-carrying mosquitoes have been found

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When Will Marijuana Be Legal In Florida? Our State’s Medical Dispensary Rules Make Getting Treatment Difficult

When Will Marijuana Be Legal In Florida? Our State’s Medical Dispensary Rules Make Getting Treatment Difficult

mag813 December 28, 2016 0

Patients in Florida suffering from a variety of ailments will technically be eligible to use legal medical marijuana as a form of treatment on Tuesday. However, the state still has months to go before

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Florida Airbnb Housing Doubles Again in 2016

Florida Airbnb Housing Doubles Again in 2016

mag813 December 20, 2016 0

The number of visitors to Florida choosing to stay in private homes through the Airbnb home-sharing app continues to explode and has topped 1.5 million for the 2016 year, the company announced Tuesday. With

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Medical Marijuana in Florida Could Top $1B In Three Years

Medical Marijuana in Florida Could Top $1B In Three Years

mag813 December 6, 2016 0

Florida is on track to log more than $1 billion in medical marijuana sales by 2019, according to an industry report released Tuesday. The estimates are good news for Florida’s budding medical cannabis industry,

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This 14-Foot Python Was Caught in Florida With 3 Deer In Its Belly

This 14-Foot Python Was Caught in Florida With 3 Deer In Its Belly

mag813 December 5, 2016 0

Normally, what a snake eats for breakfast isn’t worth a headline. But this is no normal snake. And this was no normal meal. The Burmese python is a massive snake native to Southeast Asia

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Florida Citrus May Be Near A Comeback

Florida Citrus May Be Near A Comeback

mag813 December 5, 2016 0

In Florida, oranges are so important that they’re on the state’s license plates. But after 11 years of fighting a debilitating disease, Florida’s citrus industry is in a sad state. The disease, called citrus

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Nation’s Largest Solar Installer To Open Florida Location

Nation’s Largest Solar Installer To Open Florida Location

mag813 December 1, 2016 0

The largest U.S. solar panel installer is moving into Florida’s residential market after the state’s voters last month rejected a utility-backed ballot measure that critics said would make going solar more expensive. SolarCity, a

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Florida Legislation Delays The Medical Marijuana Amendment

Florida Legislation Delays The Medical Marijuana Amendment

mag813 November 19, 2016 0

Thanks to nearly 75% of people in the state of #Florida voting ‘yes’ to medical marijuana, legislators are now stumped with ideas to try and make it accessible throughout the state. Due to the

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Florida Legalizes Medical Marijuana, So What Happens Next?

Florida Legalizes Medical Marijuana, So What Happens Next?

mag813 November 9, 2016 0

As most of you know by now, Florida voters yesterday passed the “Use of Marijuana for Debilitating Medical Conditions” ballot measure commonly known as Amendment 2. As a Florida-licensed attorney, I want to give a

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