FORT MYERS (CBSMiami/AP) — Another endangered Florida panther has been struck and killed by a vehicle.
It’s the 14th panther decease attributed to fatal collisions, retired of 19 full deaths this year, according to the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission.
The remains of the 2-year-old antheral panther were recovered Friday successful Lee County adjacent the Southwest Florida International Airport, wildlife officials said.
Florida panthers erstwhile roamed the full Southeast, but present their situation mostly is confined to a tiny portion of Florida on the Gulf of Mexico. Up to 230 Florida panthers stay successful the wild.
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